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Declining health: How ‘wellness’ and our quest for immortality killed architecture’s for public health

Tony Ray Jones, Pepys Estate, Deptford, London, 1970. Credit: Tony Ray-Jones / RIBA Collections The fuzzy language of wellness and the lust for ever longer

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Bedlam: The asylum and beyond

An exhibition in London tracing the history of psychiatric institutions, from the founding of Bethlem Royal Hospital to the modern day, refrains from imposing a

Review

Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime

Will Wiles was gripped by an exhibition at the Wellcome Collection that exposed the links between art and crime like luminol on a blood-spattered carpet

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Wellcome Collection reading room

Opening later on 5 February, the London institution’s wondrous new library by architecture and design practice AOC combines the spirit of open access with the

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Miracles and Charms

In 21st-century London, where cynicism is the new religion and fewer people than ever attend church regularly, it’s rather remarkable that the Wellcome Collection should

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Miracles and Charms

In 21st-century London, where cynicism is the new religion and fewer people than ever attend church regularly, it’s rather remarkable that the Wellcome Collection should

Review

Dirt

A new exhibition at London’s Wellcome Collection explores the fascinating and ambiguous world of dirt and our ambivalent attitude towards it. “On the one hand,

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Dirt

A new exhibition at London’s Wellcome Collection explores the fascinating and ambiguous world of dirt and our ambivalent attitude towards it. “On the one hand,

Review

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Yair Neuman and Cubitts launch range of lights created from waste eyeglass lenses

Uchida Shanghai transforms old linen factory into new public gallery

Corrugated metal cladding transforms Spanish country house

Improve your team’s bench strength

RUR Architecture completes Taipei Music Center Performance Hall

Experimental ‘Play-Lab’ for teenagers prototyped by Matter Design

Unused textile factory in Mexico City redesigned as new housing block

‘Staircase of Dreams’ unveiled in east London by The Fandangoe Kid and local students

Lee Broom launches music-inspired ‘Maestro’ chair

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Yair Neuman and Cubitts launch range of lights created from waste eyeglass lenses

Uchida Shanghai transforms old linen factory into new public gallery

Corrugated metal cladding transforms Spanish country house

Improve your team’s bench strength

RUR Architecture completes Taipei Music Center Performance Hall

Experimental ‘Play-Lab’ for teenagers prototyped by Matter Design

Unused textile factory in Mexico City redesigned as new housing block

‘Staircase of Dreams’ unveiled in east London by The Fandangoe Kid and local students

Lee Broom launches music-inspired ‘Maestro’ chair

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ICON Minds: the future of the home

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Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile preview: 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