Design

5 Colourful Summer Installations

5 Colourful Summer Installations

These colourful summer installations – which include elements of the International Garden Festival in Quebec, and a new pavilion by Brooks + Scarpa – are enlivening garden festivals and public spaces around the world.

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A Kit-of-Parts Kitchen that Can Move With You

A Kit-of-Parts Kitchen that Can Move With You

Italian designer Riccardo Randi’s nomadic kitchen comes flat-packed and can be put together – and taken apart – in less than two hours.

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11 days ago

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Architecture

Traditional Forms Inspired This Modern House in Slovenia

Traditional Forms Inspired This Modern House in Slovenia

A house in Slovenia, by Dekleva Gregorič, brings the old-world charm of the hearth to a modern kitchen. In a rural community near Slovenia’s capital, Ljubljana, where inland Europe descends toward…

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Is This the End of Starchitecture?

Is This the End of Starchitecture?

Since Bilbao, cultural mega-projects have spurred on development like never before. But the formula is also creating cities that are segregated and economically polarized. Is this the end of starchitecture? Nicholas Hune-Brown weighs in.

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Interiors

Marcel Wanders’ Latest Hotel Opens in Spain

Marcel Wanders’ Latest Hotel Opens in Spain

Majorca, in Spain’s Balearic Islands, is a haven for nature lovers and beach partiers. Now, a new destination has arrived with Grand Portal Nous, a fantastical resort by Marcel Wanders.

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Stripped of the Usual Trappings, this Six-Suite Hotel in Lisbon Feels More Like a Home

Stripped of the Usual Trappings, this Six-Suite Hotel in Lisbon Feels More Like a Home

Santa Clara 1728 offers an intimate yet refined experience in the heart of Europe’s hippest city. Nestled within a labyrinth of narrow streets, small squares and gracefully aged buildings in…

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Curiosity

Inside the Sound and Matter in Design Exhibition in Holon

Inside the Sound and Matter in Design Exhibition in Holon

The Sound and Matter in Design exhibition, in Holon, Israel, explores the potential for auditory elements to have a more prominent role in architecture.

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An Arctic Installation Marks the End of An Era

An Arctic Installation Marks the End of An Era

An arctic installation, by artist Maureen Gruben, marks Canada’s 150th with stitches of scarlet broadcloth that weave across the icy tundra outside Tuktoyaktuk, Northwest Territories.

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