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Posts tagged 'Olafur ELiasson'

Eco-Visionaries: How architecture and design can respond to the climate crisis

The Meteorological Garden/Central Park,Taichung Taiwan 2011-2019 by Philippe Rahm architectes, in collaboration with Mosbach Paysagistes and Ricky Liu Associates. Photo from Philippe Rahm architectes As

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Olafur Eliasson’s Ice Watch comes to London

Olafur Eliasson’s Ice Watch on London’s Bankside, by Tate Modern London becomes the third city to be visited by Eliasson’s melting marvels   Ice Watch,

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Olafur Eliasson’s floating fortress

For his first building, the artist Olafur Eliasson has created a brick office-cum-castle for Denmark’s Lego dynasty. Rising out of a former industrial dock, it

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ICON 182: Architecture of Resistance – How one woman is changing urban mosques

In this issue: How Marina Tabassum is casting a new light on the urban mosque. Plus: Frida Kahlo at the V&A, the truth about the

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Design Indaba conference 2017: ‘A huge range of talent, and the majority come up trumps’

This year’s event in Cape Town again successfully melded together design superstars with emerging practitioners, but its growing global reputation holds risks as well as

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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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Light Show

There was still ice on the pavements and sleet falling from freezing graphite skies in January, when the Hayward Gallery opened Light Show, the Southbank

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The Art-Architecture Complex

Hal Foster is a celebrated critic, a Princeton professor and part of a generation of art writers (along with fellow October magazine editors Rosalind Krauss,

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Harpa Concert Hall by Olafur Eliasson

A primary aim for Henning Larsen Architects, when designing the Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík, Iceland, was for the building to “dematerialise” – for its

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Harpa Concert Hall by Olafur Eliasson

A primary aim for Henning Larsen Architects, when designing the Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík, Iceland, was for the building to “dematerialise” – for its

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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