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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

Features

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

News

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

Architecture

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

Review

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

Architecture

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,

Architecture

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

Features

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

Features

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

Review

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

Architecture

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

Meet the practice developing photosynthetic textiles

Alvaro Barrington basketball court in Bethnal Green initiated by the London Lions

Margent Farm partners with eco-conscious social enterprise to build affordable tiny house

FRAMA creates minimalist interior for a retail space in Williamsburg

The iconic Buchli house at USM’s Münsingen campus in Switzerland is back in use

Why using local products and materials may not be an easy option but it is worth it

The Carpenters’ Line at Japan House London showcases 1300 years of woodworking mastery from Hida


Architects

Wrapped Arc de Triomphe unveiled in Paris

Sir David Adjaye wins Royal Gold Medal for Architecture

Gómez Platero designs world’s first large-scale memorial to victims of the pandemic

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

MoDusArchitects creates sculptural portal on Italian ring road

NEON’s Shiver House re-imagined in wood for 5th anniversary

Network Rail launches design competition to re-imagine local train stations

Notre-Dame spire to be restored to pre-fire design


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

Meet the practice developing photosynthetic textiles

Alvaro Barrington basketball court in Bethnal Green initiated by the London Lions

Margent Farm partners with eco-conscious social enterprise to build affordable tiny house

FRAMA creates minimalist interior for a retail space in Williamsburg

The iconic Buchli house at USM’s Münsingen campus in Switzerland is back in use

Why using local products and materials may not be an easy option but it is worth it

The Carpenters’ Line at Japan House London showcases 1300 years of woodworking mastery from Hida


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