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Posts tagged 'Steve Parnell'

Arts & Architecture: 1945-49

The magazine didn’t just cover the glory years of suburban America, writes Steve Parnell – it helped to create them In 2008, Taschen published a

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Manuals 1: Design & Identity Guidelines

The bilingual manual for Expo 67 in Montreal The way that corporations styled themselves in the 1960s and 70s was ruled by big books full of

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Concretopia

Britain’s postwar landscape is illuminated through the stories of the people who planned, built and lived in it, finds Steve Parnell Concretopia is one man’s

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The Italian Avant-Garde

In the summer of 1972, MoMA in New York held an unexpected blockbuster of an exhibition curated by the young Emilio Ambasz called Italy: The

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Cedric Price

The usefulness of architects on the eccentric fringe, like Cedric Price, is that they stretch one’s mind,” wrote Architects’ Journal gossip columnist Astragal in 1965,

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Cedric Price

The usefulness of architects on the eccentric fringe, like Cedric Price, is that they stretch one’s mind,” wrote Architects’ Journal gossip columnist Astragal in 1965,

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Arium: Weather + Architecture by Jürgen Mayer H

Victoria Soya Mills Silos in Toronto Forecasting how the weather influences architecture is, of course, unpredictable, says Steve Parnell Architecture has a tortured relationship with

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Arium: Weather + Architecture by Jürgen Mayer H

Victoria Soya Mills Silos in Toronto Forecasting how the weather influences architecture is, of course, unpredictable, says Steve Parnell Architecture has a tortured relationship with

Review

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

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

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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

Peris+Toral’s modular apartments in a Barcelona suburb blur the boundaries between public and private spaces


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

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

Peris+Toral’s modular apartments in a Barcelona suburb blur the boundaries between public and private spaces


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