Articles tagged United Kingdom

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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.

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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: CFE Goods 3
Billboard: CFE Goods 3
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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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

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

Tara Theatre by Aedas. Photos Philip Vile
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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.

Billboard: CFE Goods 3
Billboard: CFE Goods 3
A repeated series of curved store fronts rhythmically lines the interior space of the new arcade
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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.

Reflective glazing keeps secret the interior workings of Dyson's research. Photo WilkinsonEyre/Dyson Research Limited
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WilkinsonEyre extends the Dyson headquarters to form a technology campus that reinforces its global agenda

MALMESBURY – Dyson extends its home to inspire innovative production.

A magenta glow from the butterfly exhibition fills the space. Photo Marcus Peel
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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.

From the ruins of the pleasure pier burnt down in 2003 has risen British Airways i360 tower. Photo Visual Air
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British Airways i360 tower continues Brighton’s theme park tradition

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