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Louis Kahn: The architect of complex, monumental buildings 

Phillips Exeter Academy Library exterior by Louis Kahn. Photo by Gunnar Klack  Louis Kahn is widely recognised as one of the greatest architects of the

Architects

Cathedrals of Culture

Wim Wenders lets the architecture do the talking in his latest project. It’s just a shame the buildings don’t have a better script, says Isabel

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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

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Louis Kahn: Monumental

An exhibition of the work of American architect Louis Kahn opens this week in London An exhibition of the work of American architect Louis Kahn

GALLERY

Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture

Salk Institute, La Jolla, California, 1959–65 (image: Raymond Meier; Salk Institute; Bart van Hoek) The first European retrospective of Kahn’s work in 40 years makes Owen Hatherley

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Champalimaud Centre by Charles Correa

At the age of 80, India’s most eminent architect, Charles Correa, has completed a medical research centre, the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, that he

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Champalimaud Centre by Charles Correa

At the age of 80, India’s most eminent architect, Charles Correa, has completed a medical research centre, the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, that he

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1111 Lincoln Road by Herzog & de Meuron

I spent a lot of time around the scruffy end of Lincoln Road. I had a bowl of noodles in the Yummy Chinese bar. I

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1111 Lincoln Road by Herzog & de Meuron

I spent a lot of time around the scruffy end of Lincoln Road. I had a bowl of noodles in the Yummy Chinese bar. I

Features

Chiaki Arai’s Ofunato Civic Centre

Ofunato Civic Centre and Hall, also known as Rias Hall “About eight years ago I was about to give up.” A rare pause interrupts Chiaki

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

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

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

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

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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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