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Posts tagged 'turkey'

Studio Ossidiana designs floating garden in Istanbul

Traversing Istanbul’s waters and islands, Büyükada Songlines formed a hub of conversation and debate, as well as a biodiverse garden for birds and humans Words

Design

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

Sancaklar Mosque wins RIBA Award for International Excellence

Sancaklar Mosque’s exterior hugs the landscape, camouflaged by material and colour A privately commissioned mosque, an hour from Istanbul, reinterprets the concept of holy space.

News

Istanbul Design Biennial

At a turbulent time for the Turkish city, this event’s rigour and independence of thought demonstrates the tenacity of its organisers A city that has

Review

Wish Machine by Autoban

The Turkish architects’ installation at the London Design Biennale references the utopian dreams of refugees seeking a better future The idea of a wish tree,

News

Port City Talks: Istanbul Antwerp

For the Europalia biennial, architect Murat Tabanlioglu has curated a display of intriguing contemporary artworks that contemplate the Turkish city’s relationship with the sea. But

Review

Tabanlioglu Architects

An installation at Somerset House by Arik Levy and Tabanlioglu Architects is on display at Somerset House Transition; Warm/Wet, an installation at Somerset House designed

News

Occupy architecture

Protest camps are constructed rapidly, using everyday materials as objects of disobedient design. But the hasty architectural decisions made by protesters can come to symbolise

Features

Autoban

The Turkish duo say their modernist hotels and restaurants have shaken up Istanbul social life. Now they are coming to London Seyhan Özdemir and Sefer

News

Istanbul Design Biennial

  The Workout Computer by Desiree Heiss and Ines Kaag of Bless This year found designers in apocalyptic, survivalist mood, argues Christopher Turner The 2nd

Review

Editor's choice

2021 Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off

2021 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

Design London makes LDF debut this September

London’s Design District opens on Greenwich Peninsula

Dorte Mandrup completes Greenland visitor centre

London School of Architecture and Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation announce collaboration

Oases: Reinforcing the agility of the future workplace

What to see at the London Design Festival 2021

World’s largest floating office opens in Rotterdam 


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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2021 Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off

2021 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

Design London makes LDF debut this September

London’s Design District opens on Greenwich Peninsula

Dorte Mandrup completes Greenland visitor centre

London School of Architecture and Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation announce collaboration

Oases: Reinforcing the agility of the future workplace

What to see at the London Design Festival 2021

World’s largest floating office opens in Rotterdam 


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