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North London house becomes the UK’s first net zero carbon home

A private house located in North London has become the first residential building in the UK to be verified as net zero carbon Words by

Architecture

London gains a new theatre and cultural hub in Brixton

Foster Wilson Size has delivered a home for the Brixton House theatre which invites the community into the foyer and commercial tenants into its crown

Architecture

National Gallery reveals transformation designs from Selldorf Architects

The proposed changes focus on space and circulation within the London institution’s Sainsbury Wing, alongside a new public square and research centre The National Gallery has revealed

Architecture

Holland Harvey designs London gym in old shop unit

The colourful, communal space in Wandsworth was designed for Gymnasium, the first B-Corp gym in the UK Holland Harvey, an architecture practice dedicated to creating

Architecture

UK’s first open-access factory opens in Enfield

5th Studio has renovated a large hangar in London’s Lea Valley into an affordable workspace for Bloqs, a community of makers Words by George Kafka

Architecture

Theaster Gates’ design for Serpentine Pavilion revealed

The pavilion, named Black Chapel, is realised with Adjaye Associates and will open outside the Serpentine Galleries in London this June Words by Francesca Perry

Architecture

Design Museum announces Netflix exhibition this summer

The exhibition will celebrate Netflix’s ‘design journey’ since its launch in 1997 Words by Francesca Perry Streaming services such as Netflix seem to have dominated

Design

Max Lamb designs altar for modernist church in Peckham

The British designer’s minimal works for the community-focused south London church aim to honour its original materiality British designer Max Lamb has created a series

Design

First phase of London’s new ‘Borough Yards’ opens

Designed by SPPARC, the project repurposes Victorian railway arches and creates a sequence of pedestrian-focused public spaces The first phase of Borough Yards, a new

Architecture

Innovative ‘House for Artists’ opens in east London

In the new building in Barking, designed by Apparata, creative tenants pay part of their rent with time gifted to the community Words by Francesca

Architecture

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

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

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


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

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

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


Videos

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