Articles tagged Performance


These designers did theatre right – and managed to get our attention in Milan

Milan – Perplexed. Intrigued. Curious. At ease. Mentally rested. That's the order of feelings one experienced in Studiopepe's Les Arcanistes.


Mayra Sérgio familiarizes the foreign in Gaggenau London showroom

LONDON – Frame brings Sensorial Shelter by Mayra Sérgio to Gaggenau’s London showroom, for a conversation on coffee culture and the evocative power of food.


Five Days of Frame #115: The performance that completed the architecture of OMA’s Faena Forum

MIAMI – It’s not every day you get a building as a dance partner. To kick-off the release of our March/April issue, we’ll be posting five days of web-exclusive content.

Tara Theatre by Aedas. Photos Philip Vile

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.

The project presents itself at the boundary of the existing playground, reconciling the disparate gradients between the street and adjacent schoolyard. Photo Schnepp Renou

Joly & Loiret turns out a performance building well-tuned for education

VERSAILLES – Architect studio Joly & Loiret extends music and dance for Parisian youth.


Bonsoir Paris’ bubblegum pink stage-set breathes to the rhythm

NEW YORK CITY – Creative studio Bonsoir Paris designs a flamboyant, pink stage-set for Rihanna’s performance at the MTV VMA Vanguard awards. 

'My goal is to master my own mind,' says Lisa Park. Portrait Andrew Boyle

Lisa Park translates biofeedback into visual and sonic spectacle with an intangible material

Inspired by a compulsion to ‘control my consciousness’, Lisa Park’s performance pieces employ commercial biofeedback tools, such as heart-rate monitors and brainwave headsets. She converts the …

Volker Giencke's Great Amber Concert Hall offers a modern venue to the people of Liepaja.

Volker Giencke's amber-enclosed building illuminates the traditional city of Liepaja

LIEPAJA – The Great Amber Concert Hall is a contemporary landmark that sets the foundation for a new cultural urban district in Latvia.

The building has been realised by FABG as being in a constant process of transformation.

FABG's concert hall combines aspects of the local forestry industry and new technologies

MONT-LAURIER – Located in the Laurentian Mountains, the Mont-Laurier Theatre is a multi-purpose venue that emphasises the importance of timber for the region.

‘I finally just resolved to stick another piece of architecture next to the first.’

La Comédie de Béthune by Manuelle Gautrand Architecture

BÉTHUNE – Manuelle Gautrand completes drama centre over twenty years in the making with an extension housing rehearsal and administrative spaces.


Algae Opera by Michael Burton and Michiko Nitta

Artists Michiko Nitta and Michael Burton funnel their curiosity into the exploration of future sources of food, currently focusing on algae.

Fashion designer Henrik Vibskov collaborated with choreographer Alexander Ekman on his latest runway show.

The Sticky Brick Fingers by Henrik Vibskov and Alexander Ekman

Central Saint Martins graduate Henrik Vibskov consistently reveals a knack for wild mashups of fashion, art and performance.