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Posts tagged 'London Festival of Architecture'

South Kensington installations propose greener London

In the run up to COP26, three architectural interventions in London show how to creatively reclaim nature in cities facing climate change Words by Francesca

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Industry News and Events for the weekend – 21 February

AMO’s ambitious research-led exhibition Countryside, The Future opens at the Guggenheim, New York. Photograph: Laurien Ghinitoiu. Courtesy AMO. Get a bitesize overview of this week’s

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What to see and do at the London Festival of Architecture 2019

An image showing the concept for Happy Street by Yinka Ilori The London Festival of Architecture runs throughout June. See our pick of the programme

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London Festival of Architecture programme announced

London Festival of Architecture 2018. Photo: Luke O’Donovan/LFA In June, hundreds of architecture-themed happenings arrive in London. What’s new?  More than 400 talks, walks, installations, workshops

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5 highlights from the London Festival of Architecture

The London Festival of Architecture runs for the whole of June, with events and exhibitions taking place all over the city. ICON has picked out

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‘Architects have an enormous responsibility to deliver places that last’

London Festival of Architecture director Martyn Evans explains why this year’s month-long event will focus on the theme: ‘community’ From the end of the Ice

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Why a monograph?

Even the worst architectural monographs gain interest over time, even if the speakers at a London Festival of Architecture panel on such publications were undecided

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Icon’s picks: London Festival of Architecture

Thomas Heatherwick’s proposal for a garden bridge over the Thames (image: Arup) Thomas Heatherwick, Studio Weave and AHMM are among the big names holding talks

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Foldaway bookshop by Campaign

Inspired by the open pages of a book, Campaign decided to create bookshelves from pleated sheets of cardboard for the Foldaway bookshop at 10 Heddon

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Foldaway bookshop by Campaign

Inspired by the open pages of a book, Campaign decided to create bookshelves from pleated sheets of cardboard for the Foldaway bookshop at 10 Heddon

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

High-rise greenhouses open in Paris suburbs

Giant pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

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

ICON 206: Winter 2021


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

High-rise greenhouses open in Paris suburbs

Giant pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

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

ICON 206: Winter 2021


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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