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Posts tagged 'London'

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Your Ship Has Landed is a riotous explosion of colour, form and experience The NOW Gallery on London’s Greenwich Peninsula has been transformed into an

Design

London basketball court co-designed with local residents

Home Court aims to create a positive multi-generational space in its Camberwell community Words by Shawn Adams  At the heart of the D’Eynsford housing estate

Design

London’s Courtauld Gallery reopens after redevelopment

The transformation project by Witherford Watson Mann has revitalised and opened up the neoclassical building, improving access and adding facilities The Courtauld Gallery, part of

Architecture

6a architects designs community centre in London 

The light, open building for Holborn Community Association transformed a dark basement and includes an artistic collaboration with Caragh Thuring Words by Francesca Perry 6a

Architecture

Yinka Ilori creates colourful ‘launderette’ in London

The Launderette of Dreams in Shoreditch is a temporary play space installation using hundreds of thousands of LEGO bricks Words by Francesca Perry London-based artist-designer

Design

London community workshops turn waste into homeware

Hosted by Blackhorse Workshop and GoodWaste in Chingford, the Plaster Works events invite the public to transform building waste materials Blackhorse Workshop, a community initiative

Design

WilkinsonEyre completes Lord’s Cricket Ground stands

The two new curved structures increase capacity, improve visitor experience and reuse demolished material Architecture practice WilkinsonEyre has completed the redevelopment of the Compton and

Architecture

Museum of London exhibition celebrates contemporary London makers

New display London Making Now brings together the work of 15 makers in the capital, including Yinka Ilori and James Shaw The Museum of London

Design

London’s Design District opens on Greenwich Peninsula

Built as a home for the creative industries, this new commercial district hosts a diverse array of buildings from eight architects David Kohn Architects’ building

Cities

What to see at the London Design Festival 2021

From colourful pedestrian crossings to a relaxation cube, we round up the highlights of what to check out at this year’s LDF Medusa by Tin

Design

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Mecanoo transforms Mies van der Rohe’s MLK Library

London basketball court co-designed with local residents

Mario Cucinella designs Tuscan cultural centre with ‘suspended plaza’

London’s Courtauld Gallery reopens after redevelopment


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

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Mecanoo transforms Mies van der Rohe’s MLK Library

London basketball court co-designed with local residents

Mario Cucinella designs Tuscan cultural centre with ‘suspended plaza’

London’s Courtauld Gallery reopens after redevelopment


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

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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