Articles tagged United Kingdom

Window Display

Selfridges deconstructs fashion to show what goes into making it

LONDON – The Oxford Street Selfridges window displays are a look in the mirror for fashion consumerism.

Exhibition

View the apartment of your future (as a senior citizen)

LONDON – The New Old exhibition at the Design Museum reassures our anxieties about ageing with an exploration of how design can enhance our future living.

Billboard Copenhagen trip
Billboard Copenhagen trip
Installation

Scott Whitby Studio transforms a shipping container into a mysterious, multisensory experience

MATERIALS – Caution Cinema is a fully immersive, pop-up screening room that is a part of Beyond Zero, a health and safety campaign for dock workers in Britain. Designed by Scott …

Event

Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance fashions a fairyland for Perrier-Jouët in London

LONDON – The London Design Festival, an annual event that began in 2003, continues to grow inexorably. One of the smaller gems was a venue for the guests – mostly invitees – of …

Culture

Zaha Hadid Architects transforms mathematics into a purple haven for the London Science Museum

LONDON – Striving to display the presence of mathematics in our daily lives, Zaha Hadid Architects takes inspiration from the equations of airflow used in the aviation industry for …

Exhibition

Michael Iveson poses a philosophical question with bubble-wrapped hotel walls

LONDON – By asking visitors to retrace the past, Corridor explored the consequences of how a space can be transformed by its function as a hotel, a home, a workspace or an …

Frame 113

Liz West’s first permanent installation responds to its neoclassical site

BURYFrame’s One Artist, One Material in issue 113, Manchester-based Liz West puts her signature material – light – to work in her first permanent installation. 

Culture

Aedas Arts Team attaches a symbolic intervention to a small theatre

LONDON – A small end-terrace theatre in the south-west of London has been updated with an extension that includes a 100-seater auditorium.

Leaderboard: Wieneberger
Leaderboard: Wieneberger
Retail

ACME interweaves new retail destination with historical traditions to reconnect to the city

LEEDS – ACME gives a nod towards local history with a modern twist on the classic Victorian arcades in a vibrant city centre in the United Kingdom.

Office

WilkinsonEyre extends the Dyson headquarters to form a technology campus that reinforces its global agenda

MALMESBURY – Dyson extends its home to inspire innovative production.

Culture

Bompas & Parr hones in on a new age museum for experiencing food

LONDON – A new venture is unveiled courtesy of a couple of prolific experience designers, who endeavour to make food culture widely consumed in many dimensions.

Urban Design

British Airways i360 tower continues Brighton’s theme park tradition

BRIGHTON – The beachfront town has a new entertainment icon added to its shores.