Articles tagged Book

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How Sir Ken Adams designed Stanley Kubrick's most popular movies

London – Sir Ken Adams and Shumon Basar talk about his work for the James Bond movies, working with Stanley Kubrick, and the power of imagination.

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After a move to the seaside, a lifelong Londoner finds new creative energy

St Leonards-on-Sea, United Kingdom – Settling in the quiet seaside town of St Leonards-on-Sea, Toby Warren experienced a renewed sense of creative freedom to explore new ways of …

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One year after publication, our book New Wave Clay has been reprinted

Melbourne – Bruce Rowe is one of the 55 ceramicists we feature in Tom Morris’ New Wave Clay. To celebrate the book’s second print, we share Rowe’s story.

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Ingo Maurer on what he has learned: ‘When I do something new, I still feel insecure'

Munich – In our book What I've Learned, Ingo Maurer gives insight into his career, from being an apprentice typesetter to a successful designer.

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How a young designer couple finds inspiration on a small Japanese island

Yakushima, Japan – After several years spent living and working in North America’s most desirable cities, designers Yoshiko Shimono and Eric Vivian decided to move to a subtropical …

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'I wanted to give a physical form to the concept of anthropology in architecture,' says Frassinelli

Florence – Italian architects Gianfranco Bombaci and Matteo Costanzi explore with Gian Piero Frassinelli the relationship between anthropology and architecture.

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Leaving paper and canvas outdoors, this creator lets nature take its artistic toll

New York City – In a series of works dating back 40 years, artist Jacek Tylicki surrenders his creative reins to natural forces.

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'I aim to be free from any associations to create independent architecture,' says Tadao Ando

Osaka – Japanese self-taught architect, Tadao Ando reveals his approach to architecture wich stems from his engagement with nature.

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‘I love clay; it's a world that is endless with what I can learn, experiment and achieve’

New York City – While the colours, shape, and scale may be joyful, New York-based artist Jennie Jieun Lee's ceramic portraiture is defined by maudlin undercurrents.

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In our newest book, We Build Drawings, CEBRA explains its painterly design method

Mikkel Frost, the founder of CEBRA architecture, presents a compilation of ‘conceptual full stops’: a series of watercolour drawings that became buildings.

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‘Career? I have no career! It’s just that I’ve never learnt to say no,’ says Madelon Vriesendorp

Netherlands – Spanish architect Diana Ibánez López and Dutch artist Madelon Vriesendorp in conversation sharing stories and territories.

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This former designer left London and ended up becoming a successful beekeeper

Somerset, United Kingdom – Paul Webb is a former designer who decided to move from London to rural Somerset and become a beekeeper.