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Posts tagged 'Jean Nouvel'

10 of the most iconic buildings in Paris

Philharmonie de Paris. Photo by Guilhem Vellut  From the inside-out Pompidou Centre to a dazzling facades of the Philarmonie de Paris, we look at the

Buildings

Icon 192: Inclusivity, Representation and Design

  Inclusivity and representation: June’s issue looks at the social impact of design and how much we value it   Icon 192 is all about

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UniFor celebrates 50 years of Italian design and creative collaborations

The UniFor factory building At Milan Design Week 2019, UniFor will be celebrating its 50th anniversary through a series of installations curated by Ron Gilad.

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In Marseille, Jean Nouvel paints the town red, white and blue

Jean Nouvel’s La Tour Marseillaise in Marseille, France. Photo: Wearecontents Compared with most bland office towers, La Tour Marseillaise is breath of fresh Mediterranean air.

Features

Stand up for abused workers in the Gulf, NGO tells architects

Designers of mega-projects in Abu Dhabi should use their influence to push for better conditions for migrant workers, Human Rights Watch says to Icon as

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Jean Nouvel’s Philharmonie de Paris

€390m concert hall opens, two years late and three times over budget, amid bitterness and controversy as architect boycotts inauguration Jean Nouvel’s Philharmonie de Paris opened

GALLERY

Archiwindow by Federico Babina

Le Corbusier, Zaha Hadid and Oscar Niemeyer are among the architects featured as silhouettes in the graphic designer’s latest illustrations Graphic designer and architect Federico Babina’s

GALLERY

The Competition: An Angel Borrego Cubero Film

In 2008 the government of the principality of Andorra announced the five-strong shortlist to design its national art gallery. The building was to be a

Features

Pierresvives by Zaha Hadid

The port is several kilometres away, but as I approach Pierresvives by taxi the building looms against the surrounding tower blocks on the edge of

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Masters of Chaos

The French art world took an ethnographic turn this spring. This year’s Triennale, which takes place across a number of venues in Paris including the

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

The 10th CODAawards will honour extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural, and public spaces

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

ICON 208 : Summer 2022

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

Ideal Standard introduces Linda-X designed by Palomba Serafini Associati

DAC shines spotlight on women in architecture with new exhibition

Serena Confalonieri designs Venus lamp for Milanese lighting brand Servomuto


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

The 10th CODAawards will honour extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural, and public spaces

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

ICON 208 : Summer 2022

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

Ideal Standard introduces Linda-X designed by Palomba Serafini Associati

DAC shines spotlight on women in architecture with new exhibition

Serena Confalonieri designs Venus lamp for Milanese lighting brand Servomuto


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality