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Posts tagged 'Transport'

How did transport shape the American landscape?

Architecture of Normal: The Colonization of the American Landscape documents the extensive impact of transport-driven development Outlets, 2017. Photo by Daniel Kaven Words by Francesca Perry A new book by

Architecture

Matter Architecture completes new bridge in Hull

The landmark bridge improves cycling and pedestrian routes in the city London-based Matter Architecture, as part of a multidisciplinary team, has completed a new footbridge

Architecture

Logomotive: a history of American railroad graphics

A new book surveys the design of railway graphics – from logos to advertising – in 20th-century US Designer Ian Logan and journalist Jonathan Glancey

Design

Lithuanian bus station designed as tree-filled social hub

The Vilkaviškis Bus Station by Balčytis Studija blends transport infrastructure with playful public space Words by Francesca Perry Lithuanian practice Balčytis Studija has completed a

Architecture

First Hyperloop passenger ride takes place on BIG-designed Pegasus pod

Designed by Bjarke Ingels Group and Kilo Design for Virgin Hyperloop, the pod hosted the world-first passenger ride on the innovative transport mode Words by

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Duffy London designs solar-powered bamboo water taxi

Developed for an Indonesian context, the Hari Pontoon could be used for more sustainable water-based public transport elsewhere Words by Hugh Metcalf Bamboo has been

Design

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Richard Buckminster Fuller stands in front of a depiction of his domed city design at its first public showing at a community meeting in East

Architects

The Vespa is not just a vehicle. It’s a lifestyle 

  Designed just after World War II, in a bombed out aeroplane factory in Italy, the Vespa has been a classic since the day it

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Why the most walkable cities are shaped by social networks more than planning

Image by James Haworth   Cities around the world are changing to become more “walkable”. As more and more people move to cities, the benefits

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Montpellier train station: ‘You see the city and the sea, and understand the building as a bridge between the two’

Architect Marc Mimram reimagines the train station as a link between landscape and urbanism Lifted off the ground, Marc Mimram’s new train station dramatically arches

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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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