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Posts tagged 'Owen Pritchard'

Margaret Calvert: Last year’s Icon of the Year

At last year’s Icon Awards, Margaret Calvert was named Icon of the Year. In the lead-up to the 2014 awards this week, we revisit this

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CDW 2014: Installations

For this year’s CDW Presents, three projects conceived by some of London’s most talented designers and architects will be exhibited around Clerkenwell, celebrating the diversity

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Mecanoo’s Library of Birmingham

Ten storeys high, with gold cladding and neon elevators, Mecanoo’s Library of Birmingham is a confident riposte to those who think this building type should

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The Brits who Built the Modern World

The first years of the new millennium were an exciting time for an architecture student to be starting on the long journey to receive the

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Shenzhen Bao’an airport by Massimiliano Fuksas

The plan of the main Shenzhen Bao’an airport terminal is cruciform   There is a bit of a kerfuffle in the departure hall at the official

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Tchoban Foundation: Berlin’s architectural drawing archive

“Architectural drawing is like a piece of art – it is not only a preparation for building, it is its own world,” says Sergei Tchoban,

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Margaret Calvert, 2013 Icon of the Year: “Being a graphic designer is like being a brain surgeon”

Using the European standard shapes for warnings, Calvert designed the pictorial instructions for road users, referencing what was familiar to her – a cow for

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Iina Vuorivirta: Nordic design with a modern twist

It has been quite a year for Iina Vuorivirta. Despite not yet having completed her master’s degree, the Finnish designer has exhibited at the Milan

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Lisbon Triennale

The Schematics by Delfino Legnani, at Future Perfect (image: Luke Hayes) A series of events aimed at reevaluating the architect’s role, asks vital questions, but

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Welcome to ZHA World

Hadid, who recently opened a huge shopping complex in Beijing and launched a sculptural shoe, has had a prolific year. Brand Zaha is now a

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London


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

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London


Videos

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