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Does the art in Bloomberg’s HQ call post-Brexit London into question?

London – Foster + Partners’ new headquarters for Bloomberg is impressive – for its sustainability, its ‘gilled’ façade, and its diverse art installations.

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Filling Pieces takes Paris Fashion Week exhibition from runway to retail

PARIS – Frame speaks to Flip Ziedses Des Plantes, whose exhibition design for Filling Pieces is now overtaking the footwear brand’s retail presence around the world.

Billboard: Black Friday 2017
Billboard: Black Friday 2017
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At Dubai Design Week, human-centric design overtook technology

DUBAI – Community, connections, and human resilience were at the heart of the most innovative designs from this year’s edition of Dubai Design Week.

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A playground for the digital natives of our time, courtesy of TeamLab

SYDNEY – The whimsical exhibition Future Park in MAAS ignites creativity and changes our perception of and interaction with the spaces we inhabit.

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European hospitality is getting a high-tech update

VIENNA – Laufen returns an infamous Japanese phenomenon to its European origins – with some important adaptations.

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Why this Japanese workplace is designed like an entire city

TOKYO – Welcome to Uniqlo City – Allied Works unravels the analogy of the workplace as a ‘city’ through a linear streetscape for Fast Retailing, one of the world’s leading …

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Ace & Tate’s revolution of the eyewear industry arrives in The Hague

The Hague, Netherlands – Jordy van den Nieuwendijk’s bold artwork in its schoolchild palette adds vibrancy to Ace & Tate’s latest retail interior.

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Retail (dis)play – Prism Design expands the shopping experience

SHANGHAI – The Fly Pony store by Shanghai-based firm Prism Design takes children and parents to cloud nine while shoe shopping.

Billboard: Black Friday 2017
Billboard: Black Friday 2017
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MVRDV builds the library of the digital future

TIANJIN, China – MVRDV adds the Tianjin Binhai Public Library to its strong track record in mesmerizing architecture.

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Leisure Center attempts to redefine luxury in a city known for casualness

VANCOUVER – Designed by Casper Mueller Kneer Architects, Vancouver’s latest concept store brings an international flavour to the city.

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Lukstudio creates maximum effect with minimal intervention for Longxiaobao

Shanghai – Recalling rows upon rows of hand-stretched noodles, Lukstudio’s volumetric metal grid for noodle restaurant Longxiaobao creates a dynamic dining experience.

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Five products leading the way to our sun-fuelled future

Trends – Designers are integrating solar technology into everyday objects, transforming human environments with their future-conscious focus on sustainability.