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Posts tagged 'Walter Gropius'

Food for thought: Le Corbuffet brings architectural history to the dinner table

Robert Rauschenburger,. Photo by Esther Choi Writing about food has never been so good, or serious, as now. Le Corbuffet, Esther Choi’s book of recipes

Review

Haunted Houses: Meet the Bauhaus designers who went east instead of west

A building in Sotsgorod Uralmash, Yekaterinburg, in the 1930s. Photo by Dima Protasevich Gropius, Mies and Breuer headed to the US – but some Bauhaus alumnae

Features

Archiwindow by Federico Babina

Le Corbusier, Zaha Hadid and Oscar Niemeyer are among the architects featured as silhouettes in the graphic designer’s latest illustrations Graphic designer and architect Federico Babina’s

GALLERY

Summerhouse Lagnö by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter

Every summer, thousands of Swedes and other holidaymakers retreat to the sprawling Stockholm archipelago, just east of the capital. With its 24,000 isolated islands and

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Bauhaus

In a time of financial disaster, there’s one exhibit in Bauhaus: Art as Life that really catches the eye. It comes from a room on

Review

Bauhaus: A Conceptual Model

Friedrichstrasse skyscraper, Mies van der Rohe, 1922 (image: Bauhaus-Archiv Berlin © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2009) This monster show celebrating the 90th birthday of the seminal

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Bauhaus: A Conceptual Model

Friedrichstrasse skyscraper, Mies van der Rohe, 1922 (image: Bauhaus-Archiv Berlin © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2009) This monster show celebrating the 90th birthday of the seminal

Review

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Designers can – and should – have local impact

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Powered by dance: Glasgow arts centre generates energy from clubbers

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Cosentino’s new collection uses HybriQ+ technology

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art 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

Designers can – and should – have local impact

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Powered by dance: Glasgow arts centre generates energy from clubbers

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Cosentino’s new collection uses HybriQ+ technology

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum


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