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Posts tagged 'timber'

V&A launches 10-year project exploring sustainable materials

Make Good: Rethinking Material Futures includes annual displays – with its first featuring work by Mac Collins, Marjan van Aubel and Fernando Laposse Bodge Bench,

Design

Maccreanor Lavington designs timber school refectory

With a light-filled dining space defined by a glulam lattice structure, the project aims to support pupils’ social and emotional development at this London school

Buildings

Disused outdoor pool in Shanghai turned into new community garden

Local practice PRA filled the former pool with sunken gardens and transformed the adjacent pool house to create an urban oasis Words by Francesca Perry

Architecture

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

The popular sculpture, unveiled in Finland in 2015, has been reconstructed out of timber Image: The sculpture’s shingles were originally made with polypropylene sheets. Photo

News

To tackle the climate emergency, building with wood needs to go mainstream

Inside the Green House project in Cambridge Heath. Photo by Jim Stephenson Timber construction is quick, clean and easy – and is one of the

Comment

Kengo Kuma’s OMM in Turkey puts new angles on the Anatolian past

The approach to OMM by Kengo Kuma and Associates. Image via NAARO At the Odunpazari Modern Museum in northern Turkey, the Japanese firm plays with

Features

Thai architect Boonserm Premthada is gaining global recognition for his ingenious designs

The Elephant Study Centre in Surin Thailand, completed in 2015 With the Royal Academy’s 2019 Dorfman Prize, the Thai architect Boonserm Premthada has received the

Features

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Cinzia says… is the first major retrospective of Italian artist and fashion designer Cinzia Ruggeri

Finland welcomes new design festival to Helsinki

Vitra acquires Kazuo Shinohara’s iconic Umbrella House

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum


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

Cinzia says… is the first major retrospective of Italian artist and fashion designer Cinzia Ruggeri

Finland welcomes new design festival to Helsinki

Vitra acquires Kazuo Shinohara’s iconic Umbrella House

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum


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Salone del Mobile: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

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