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Mini Materials Lets You Build With Tiny Construction Materials

July 16, 2019 Erin 0

This article has been sponsored by Mini Materials Mini Materials journey began in 2015 when they noticed the world was lacking realistic scaled versions of the most common building materials used today. They set out to create the most appealing approach, avoiding plastics and paint, rather working with the same recipes used for the larger […]

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Pembrooke & Ives deconstructs interior design process for Uncrated exhibit in New York

July 15, 2019 Eleanor Gibson 0

c crates, pallet racks and boxes form display cases in this exhibition at R & Company gallery in New York City, which was created by local interior design firm Pembrooke & Ives. Pembrooke & Ives designed the Uncrated Curated exhibition to be like a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the development of an interior design project, starting

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Olafur Eliasson’s Tate Modern retrospective shows reality in “higher granularity”

July 12, 2019 Sebastian Jordahn 0
Olafur Eliasson's new exhibit at the Tate Modern brings together three decades of the artist's work

Olafur Eliasson explains how his recently opened exhibition at London’s Tate Modern prompts visitors to look at the world from a new perspective, in this exclusive video interview filmed by Dezeen. Called In Real Life, the exhibition comprises around 40 works from the last 26 years of the Danish-Icelandic artist’s career. Eliasson hopes the show

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Gerry Judah creates “pure and simple” sculpture to showcase Aston Martin Le Mans winner at Goodwood

July 8, 2019 Tom Ravenscroft 0
Gerry Judah sculpture Goodwood Festival of Speed

British artist and designer Gerry Judah has created a sculpture to celebrate the Aston Martin DBR1 car at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Designed by Judah as the centrepiece of this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, the 31-metre-high sculpture built in front of Goodwood House supports a single historic Aston Martin. “This year we feature a single, perfect, Aston

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Block9 reveals “monster” IICON stage at Glastonbury 2019

July 5, 2019 Siufan Adey 0
Block9 IICON stage at Glastonbury 2019

Block9 co-founders Gideon Berger and Steven Gallagher explain how they built the monolithic IICON stage at Glastonbury in this exclusive video shot by Dezeen at the famous music festival. IICON is a vast sculptural stage and outdoor dance arena by London creative partnership Block9, which debuted at Glastonbury festival in Somerset, UK, last weekend. The

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Architecture and design highlights from Glastonbury 2019

July 4, 2019 Calum Lindsay 0
Glastonbury 2019 architecture and design highlights

This captioned movie explores some of the best installations at this year’s Glastonbury music festival, including temporary structures by design studio Block9 and artist Joe Rush. Among the stages and installations built for the five-day event were a full-size recreation of a British seaside pier by Rush, a vast moving crane equipped with a DJ

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The Design Of The Pebble Sofa Was Inspired By Rocks Found In Nature

July 2, 2019 Erin 0

  Bau Design, a Danish design studio established in 2016 by Spanish architect Santiago Bautista, has created Pebble, a modern couch with a built-in side table.   When explaining his inspiration for the design, Santiago Bautista explains, “When we go out in nature and sit on a pile of rocks we always find our perfect spot. […]

Top 10 architecture and design exhibitions: summer 2019

July 2, 2019 Augusta Pownall 0
Exhibitions guide

We’ve chosen our top 10 summer architecture and design exhibitions from around the world. To find out about industry events taking place in July, August and September, look at our comprehensive month-by-month guide. Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 6AG Until 15 September 2019 Curated by the London museum’s director Deyan Sudjic,

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“Design can’t solve all our problems, so stop pretending it can”

July 2, 2019 Christine Murray 0
Design can’t solve all our problems

Designers can not save the world by themselves, but they can help avert the climatic and social disasters that the world is facing, says Christine Murray. Designers, you know what your problem is? You just don’t know when to stop. You just have to design bloody everything. You get a piece of city to masterplan

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This Art Installation Was Designed To Create Discussion On What Is Love In Modern Life

July 1, 2019 Erin 0

Photography by CreatAR Images   Design firm Wutopia Lab in collaboration with digital construction team RoboticPlus.AI, has recently completed a modern public art installation that’s made from a woven carbon-fiber structure.   Photography by CreatAR Images Located in a rural area of Zhejiang, China, the ‘Shrine of Whatslove’, is a red triangle that’s designed to […]