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R for Repair: Singapore exhibition champions creatively fixing objects to reduce waste

Ten designers show how to work with what exists, rather than create anew R for Repair – a new exhibition opening in Singapore on 13

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Thomas Heatherwick in Singapore

The designer’s first permanent building in Asia is a series of staggered towers that rise up out of a university campus like a grove of

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Neri&Hu’s Das Haus

The Chinese duo created a series of rooms piled high with furniture to explore the tensions between rapid urban growth and the “blind” consumption of

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Thomas Heatherwick’s Singapore “Dim Sum”

For his Learning Hub at Nanyang Technological University, the designer has rethought the traditional campus building Social and learning spaces are interwoven at Thomas Heatherwick’s

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Singapore National Stadium

Singapore’s new National Stadium has the world’s largest single-span dome. And by leaving it open at one end, its designers have given the multi-purpose pitch

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The Interlace: Singapore’s luxury housing

(image: Jonas Klock) Ole Scheeren and OMA have teamed up to design a luxury residential block in Singapore that borrows aesthetically from post-war housing. The

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Gardens by the Bay by Moshe Safdie

There is something wrong about building a massive greenhouse one degree above the equator. Memories of sweaty Sundays in the palm house at Kew Gardens

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Glowbelly Steamboat by Tan Lun Cheak

The deliciously named Glowbelly Steamboat is the creation of Singaporean designer Tan Lun Cheak. Conceived for the Imprints: Designing for Memories exhibition at the National

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Glowbelly Steamboat by Tan Lun Cheak

The deliciously named Glowbelly Steamboat is the creation of Singaporean designer Tan Lun Cheak. Conceived for the Imprints: Designing for Memories exhibition at the National

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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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