July 16, 2017
art, chiharu shiota, Interviews, marina abramovic
designboom speaks to chiharu shiota about her unique woven installations and the quiet poignancy of everyday objects.
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July 13, 2017
Architecture, baranowitz kronenberg architects, hotel architecture and design, Interviews
designboom sat with architects alon baranowitz and irene kronenberg who discussed the narrative behind the hotel’s high-end interiors and overall design.
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July 12, 2017
all, Architecture, Balkrishna Doshi, India, Interviews, News
India is at risk of losing its architectural identity, because the country’s design schools aren’t teaching students to respect local heritage and traditions, according to architect Balkrishna Doshi. Read more
July 10, 2017
Architecture, architecture interviews, doriana + massimiliano fuksas, Interviews
over the past 40 years, FUKSAS has developed an innovative approach through a strikingly wide variety of projects.
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July 5, 2017
Architecture, architecture interviews, Interviews, studio visits, yamazaki kentaro design workshop
from stepped nursery schools that form impromptu waterfalls, to houses with no interior partitions, yamazaki’s designs reflect a desire to create unorthodox settings that foster a strong sense of community.
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July 3, 2017
Africa, all, Architecture, architecture movies, Burkina Faso, Dezeen movies, Diébédo Francis Kéré, Infrastructure, Interviews, Movies
Movie: in this exclusive Dezeen movie, Burkinabe architect Diébédo Francis Kéré explains how he is rebuilding his country’s National Assembly to be “more than just a simple parliament building”. Read more
June 29, 2017
art, Interviews, street art
designboom chats to irish muralist joe caslin about using the city as a canvas to effect social change.
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June 27, 2017
Atelier Biagetti, design, Interviews
designboom speaks to alberto biagetti and laura baldassari about their process, influences, and blurring the line between art and design.
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June 23, 2017
all, design, Fashion, Interviews, USA, Virgil Abloh
Fashion designer and Kanye West’s creative director Virgil Abloh is the latest name to team up with IKEA. In this interview, he speaks about his cult clothing brand, the connection between streetwear and modernist architecture, and the influence of Lud…
June 23, 2017
all, Amsterdam, Architecture, Barcelona, cities, Interviews, Jason Pomeroy, Landscape and urbanism
Western cities have done a better job of integrating technology into their infrastructure than the new wave of Asian smart cities, according to architect and television presenter Jason Pomeroy. Read more
June 16, 2017
the co-founder shared with us her vision of reasserting beirut as the cultural hub of the MENA region and making it ‘a safe place for a conversation’.
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June 16, 2017
Architecture, architecture interviews, francis kere, Interviews, milano arch week 2017
designboom met with the architect who discussed his approach to teaching, his views on the state of architecture in burkina faso, and his insight into socially conscious design.
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June 16, 2017
all, Architecture, BIG, Bjarke Ingels, Interviews, women in architecture and design
Bjarke Ingels has hit back at accusations of sexism at his architecture firm, following the controversy over that Instagram post. Read more
June 15, 2017
Architecture, architecture interviews, Interviews, RCR Arquitectes
designboom spoke with the catalan architect at the inaugural milano arch week – a seven-day program of activities, events, and discussions curated by stefano boeri.
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June 13, 2017
design, Gaetano Pesce, Interviews
pesce spoke with us about living in new york, the architecture he appreciates in the city, his approach to new projects, and the creative fascinations that drive his work today.
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June 7, 2017
airbnb, all, Architecture, Herzog & de Meuron, Hotels, Ian Schrager, Interviews, New York, New York City, USA
Legendary New York hotelier Ian Schrager has unveiled Public, a hotel concept designed by Herzog & de Meuron to counter the threat of Airbnb. Read more