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The Japanese House at the Barbican – exhibition review

A full-scale reconstruction of Ryue Nishizawa’s Moriyama House lays the foundation for a thoughtful, ambitious show at the Barbican, writes Peter Smisek. But the absence

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Icon 168: Mad Architects, Ryue Nishizawa, the end of work and the Italian new wave

In our latest issue, we take an exclusive look at Ma Yansong’s Huangshan Mountain Village, interview SANAA’s Ryue Nishizawa, consider the future of human labour

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Tokyo garden house by Ryue Nishizawa

Strolling past Ryue Nishizawa’s Garden and House on the streets of Tokyo, it wouldn’t be difficult to mistake this unusual residence, hemmed in on both

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Icon 116: Japan

CLICK TO SUBSCRIBE NOW Icon 116: Japan It’s almost two years since the earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan on 11 March 2011. In ICON

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Toda House by Kimihiko Okada

For a mountainous, populous country, Japan has a pronounced aversion to building on sloping land. The danger of landslips during earthquakes is the usual explanation,

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Senju Museum by Ryue Nishizawa

I set out to create an understated structure, where the architecture and landscape would simply fold together,” says architect Ryue Nishizawa of his design for

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Teshima Art Museum by Ryue Nishizawa & Rei Naito

“I am a revolutionary whose weapons are art and architecture,” says Soichiro Fukutake.The billionaire art lover and philanthropist has amassed an astonishing collection of contemporary

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Teshima Art Museum by Ryue Nishizawa & Rei Naito

“I am a revolutionary whose weapons are art and architecture,” says Soichiro Fukutake.The billionaire art lover and philanthropist has amassed an astonishing collection of contemporary

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Venice Biennale 2010

My memory of the Venice architecture biennale this year is of a lot of people looking very relieved. Relieved that they didn’t have to think

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Venice Biennale 2010

My memory of the Venice architecture biennale this year is of a lot of people looking very relieved. Relieved that they didn’t have to think

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

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

The Africa Centre in Southwark celebrates pan-African culture

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


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New Nordic design

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