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Posts tagged 'William Wiles'

Postmodernism

The mood was set nicely. The busker in the subway that connects South Kensington underground station to the V&A was playing Rick Astley’s Never Gonna

Review

Hardware

Stanley Kubrick’s 2001 (1968) and Ridley Scott’s Alien (1979) offer the yin and yang of realism in science fiction film. 2001 depicts space travel as

Review

Firstsite by Rafael Viñoly

It’s quite a garden shed. When the city of Colchester held its architectural competition for an arts centre in 2003, 
it wanted to replace an

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Firstsite by Rafael Viñoly

It’s quite a garden shed. When the city of Colchester held its architectural competition for an arts centre in 2003, 
it wanted to replace an

News

Marlowe Theatre by Keith Williams Architects

Canterbury’s new Marlowe Theatre comes as something of a surprise. It’s an unexpectedly large and modern building in a historic city centre of winding, chocolate-boxy

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Marlowe Theatre by Keith Williams Architects

Canterbury’s new Marlowe Theatre comes as something of a surprise. It’s an unexpectedly large and modern building in a historic city centre of winding, chocolate-boxy

News

Martin Boyce: Turner-prize nominated sculptor

While sculptor Martin Boyce was studying at the California Institute of Arts in the mid-1990s, he noticed something strange. The furniture around him was changing

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Martin Boyce: Turner-prize nominated sculptor

While sculptor Martin Boyce was studying at the California Institute of Arts in the mid-1990s, he noticed something strange. The furniture around him was changing

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Pedro Gadanho’s Colourful House

This colourful house in the city of Torres Vedras, 50 km to the north of Lisbon, is incredibly eye-catching -– but we must tread carefully,

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Pedro Gadanho’s Colourful House

This colourful house in the city of Torres Vedras, 50 km to the north of Lisbon, is incredibly eye-catching -– but we must tread carefully,

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Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London


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

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London


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