Local building is like local food: Adapted to the climate, the local environment, a product of the local culture developed over time. Thanks to the refrigeration revolution, now you get McDonalds in Osaka and sushi in Winnipeg.
The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, is celebrating the opening of its new building at 22 Gordon Street with an exhibition of work by visionary architect Sir Peter Cook. Running from 23 February to 10 March 2017, the exhibition marks Sir Peter’s 80th year with a celebration of 80 of his inspired and pioneering projects.
The exhibition Europe 40 Under 40 opens on 24 February 2017 at Contemporary Space Athens. The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies and The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design have announced the latest roundup of “the most promising and emerging design talent in Europe” in their biennial Europe 40 Under […]
A renowned symbol of the modern world, Tokyo is a city commonly associated with bright lights, innovative technology and sleek buildings. So when Polish artist Mateusz Urbanowicz first moved to Tokyo, he was taken aback by the number of old, architecturally eclectic storefronts that continued to flourish within the city.
The exhibition focuses on six studios that now form the “backbone” of Korean architecture.
She’s got all the right lines. Erika Hock’s Bauhaus-inspired sculptures leave the drawing board. Appearing like simple line drawings that have sprung from the page, the bent steel tube sculptures of German artist Erika Hock possess almost life-like qualities. Arranged across Antwerp’s Gallery Sofie Van de Velde, each sculpture strikes a pose; whil… ( )
Netflix is primed to launch a new original documentary series for architecture and design enthusiasts
The ethereal architectural works of Do Ho Suh replicate the gossamer fragility of life and memory in Passage/s, his first exhibition at Victoria Miro . Timeline Photos
There are almost 10 million buildings in the Netherlands. This data map by the Waag Society and software engineer Bert Spaan can tell you the age, size, program and more of every single one.
The Architectural Review (AR) has announced the shortlist of 4 female architects in the running for its 2016 Woman Architect of the Year and the Moira Gemmill Prize for Emerging Architecture awards: Ada Yvars Bravo (Spain), Johanna Hurme (Canada), Jing Liu (USA), Rozana Montiel (Mexico)
6-12 February. Alongside Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair, Stockholm Design Week fills venues around the capital with exhibitions and events. Here are five of the ones we’re most looking forward to.
Sleeping under the stars.