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How did transport shape the American landscape?

Architecture of Normal: The Colonization of the American Landscape documents the extensive impact of transport-driven development Outlets, 2017. Photo by Daniel Kaven Words by Francesca Perry A new book by

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5 x 5 designers to redo your home

From interiors and lighting to architecture and landscaping, here’s Icon’s fantasy list for home renovation INTERIORS From residential to retail, these select designers are experts

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The New American Garden

An exhibition in Washington documents the freeing influence of landscape designers Wolfgang Oehme and James van Sweden on the carefully-manicured gardens of the US in

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Piet Oudolf

From the High Line to the Serpentine, the Dutch landscape designer has redrawn the boundaries between architecture and nature, bringing the wild into the heart

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An English Landscape (American Surveillance Base near Harrogate, Yorkshire) by Trevor Paglen

Best known for his research into US surveillance bases, for his latest work the artist and geographer turns his attention to the Yorkshire moors Through the

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Olafur Eliasson for Kvadrat

The Danish textile company Kvadrat has been based in Ebeltoft, a popular summer holiday resort in Jutland, ever since the founding of the firm in

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Playa Vista Central Park by Michael Maltzan

By day it’s a brilliant white turban, or a scoop of ice cream hollowed out; by night it glows like a Japanese lantern, afloat in

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Playa Vista Central Park by Michael Maltzan

By day it’s a brilliant white turban, or a scoop of ice cream hollowed out; by night it glows like a Japanese lantern, afloat in

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Outdoor Design Report 2011: The Deichmann Square

The Deichmann Square lies parallel to Yitzhak Rager Boulevard, the highway that runs south through Israel’s Negev desert into Be’er Sheva. Created by Chyutin Architects,

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Outdoor Design Report 2011: The Deichmann Square

The Deichmann Square lies parallel to Yitzhak Rager Boulevard, the highway that runs south through Israel’s Negev desert into Be’er Sheva. Created by Chyutin Architects,

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

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

Artist Caroline Monnet highlights the urgent need to improve housing for Canada’s Indigenous population

A new building for Axel Springer has been designed by OMA architects

ICON meets the industrial designer interrogating the notion of ‘Swedishness’

Atelier Rampazzi completes five-storey apartment block in Switzerland

Superflex’s co-designed play sculptures in Billund


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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

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

Artist Caroline Monnet highlights the urgent need to improve housing for Canada’s Indigenous population

A new building for Axel Springer has been designed by OMA architects

ICON meets the industrial designer interrogating the notion of ‘Swedishness’

Atelier Rampazzi completes five-storey apartment block in Switzerland

Superflex’s co-designed play sculptures in Billund


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