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Posts tagged 'Riya Patel'

A tribute to ordinary London, the 2021 Serpentine Pavilion opens

Designed by Counterspace, the pavilion highlights places significant to London’s migrant communities, as well as the threat posed by gentrification Words by Riya Patel In

Architecture

A taste of Bethan Laura Wood – ‘It’s about controlling colour without stifling it’

With her fantastical wardrobe and exuberant patterns, the east London designer was always going to get noticed. But behind the giant fruits and rainbow eyeliner

Features

No Randomness

An exhibition at the French event provided an insight into the hidden design within everyday objects and the implications of taking standardisation to the extreme

News

Women Fashion Power at the Design Museum

Twenty-six women have contributed outfits to this Zaha Hadid-designed exhibition about the empowering effects of fashion. But the clothes seem somewhat meaningless without their wearer

Review

Biennale Interieur 2014: Preview

Joseph Grima has curated a series of micro exhibitions contemplating domesticity in the digital age, continuing the Belgian design event’s shift in emphasis from commerce

News

Profile: Josh Bitelli

Josh Bitelli has spent days alongside road painters, roofers and industrial bakers, even getting up at 3am to join the production line. His furniture and

Features

Milan Furniture Fair: Marmoreal by Max Lamb

Marmoreal contains larger pieces of stone than typical terrazzo (image: Frank Hülsbömer) The British designer’s furniture series for Dzek showcases his own engineered stone –

News

Milan Furniture Fair: Islands by Raw Edges

Kitchen island Somewhere between furniture and interior, Raw Edges’ series of “islands” makes imaginative use of kitchen worktop material Caesarstone. Shay Alkalay, one half of

News

Silent Village by Brynjar Sigurđarson

A chance meeting with a 75-year-old Icelandic shark hunter was the starting point for Silent Village, Brynjar Sigurđarson’s latest design project. During a month spent

News

Collectors: Peter Marigold

That’s a nice one,” says Peter Marigold, handing me a small plastic packet that he has labelled “Hula Hoop, 20 April”. Inside, there is a

Features

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In Toulouse, an aeronautical factory becomes a startup hub

New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Exploring 100 years of radical Dutch social design

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

Studio Ossidiana designs floating garden in Istanbul

Jony Ive and Prince Charles will save us all with design, apparently

Morag Myerscough transforms Coventry shopping street

Roller-skating rink transforms Nantes public space

Matter Architecture completes new bridge in Hull


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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In Toulouse, an aeronautical factory becomes a startup hub

New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Exploring 100 years of radical Dutch social design

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

Studio Ossidiana designs floating garden in Istanbul

Jony Ive and Prince Charles will save us all with design, apparently

Morag Myerscough transforms Coventry shopping street

Roller-skating rink transforms Nantes public space

Matter Architecture completes new bridge in Hull


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 preview: 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