Articles tagged United Kingdom

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You see a broken-down farm, but this young photographer saw a studio-home

Herefordshire, England – Young photographer, Luke Evans, left London to move into an old barn in a countryside inhabited only by 1.600 people.

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We take music for granted – and this pop-up installation by Sonos wants to change that

London – Sonos took to a record store in London to show visitors, by way of sound layers and brainwaves, how difficult it actually is to bring now commonplace music to our ears.

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This curved building in London shows not every house should be soundproof

London – Chance de Silva Architects and Scanner designed a residential house in London to explore the boundary between sound and architecture.

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In London, the un-geeking of VR use while in public has officially begun

London – Red Deer has created a Blade Runner-like space where VR fans can feel both privately at ease but enjoy the tech socially. Welcome to Otherworld.

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This is how to turn a decrepit listed building into a studio with a guesthouse

Herefordshire, England – David Connor and Kate Darby preserved a ruined cottage in rural England by encapsulating it within their new architecture studio.

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Why Europe’s newest football stadium looked to the high street to ensure success

London – Designed by Jump Studios, Tottenham Hotspur’s new home aims to balance the needs of diehard supporters with an incoming generation of more casual fans.

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Say, you don’t like brutalist buildings? Shed some light, then

What do a child’s bedroom in Barcelona, a brutalist pavilion in the UK and a villa in Mexico City have in common? At night, there’s LED everywhere.

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‘For awards, Instagram is really dangerous: it’s the design world cannibalising itself’

London – We launched our Frame Awards 2020 calendar with a panel discussion on a rather pressing matter: Are design awards actually necessary?

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How does a new Chinese store stand out inside a crowded UK mall? With sound

London – Chinese fast fashion retailer Urban Revivo recently opened its first store in Europe. To stand out, Domani proposed a very sound way of going global.

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This millennial retail experiment features fantasy travel and futuristic dystopias

London – English department store Selfridges wanted to speculate about where things are heading in luxury retail, so it brought along seven partners in design.

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An architect’s own house contains multitudes in a small London plot

London – How did Sophie Hicks make the most of a limited plot in the middle of pricey Kensington? By digging down and letting the entire neighbourhood in.

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Faye Toogood channels British brutalism for Mulberry

London – Mulberry’s creative director, Johnny Coca, commissioned Faye Toogood to come up with a new retail concept for the New Bond Street establishment.