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By the People: Designing A Better America

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Exhibitions New York, NY, USA September 30, 2016 - February 26, 2017
By the People: Designing A Better America

This exhibition at the Cooper Hewitt will explore the social and economic challenges facing the U.S. and its bordering neighbours, and how they can be addressed through design. Rural communities and…

It’s All Happening So Fast

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Exhibitions Montreal, PQ, Canada November 16, 2016 - April 9, 2017
It’s All Happening So Fast

Five decades of human intervention on the Canadian landscape is documented in this exhibition at the Canadian Centre for Architecture, subtitled “A Counter-History of the Modern Canadian Environment.” Presented through a…

Design Currents

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Exhibitions Philadelphia, PA, USA November 19, 2016 - March 12, 2017
Design Currents

This Philadelphia Museum of Art exhibition brings together works by three top contemporary talents: Oki Sato, Faye Toogood (pictured alongside her Spade chair) and Zanini de Zanine. Toogood and de…

Fear and Love

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Exhibitions London, UK November 24, 2016 - April 23, 2017
Fear and Love

Now on at London’s new Design Museum, Fear and Love comprises 11 installations, each responding to the complexities of today’s world. The show touches on a wide variety of issues, from sentient robots…

NASA Orbit Pavilion

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Exhibitions December 1, 2016 - February 27, 2017
NASA Orbit Pavilion

This interactive pavilion, now on display in the courtyard of the Huntington Library Botanical Gardens, was designed for NASA in collaboration with New York architects StudioKCA. An out-of-this-world audio sequence…

Overview

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Exhibitions Holon, Israel December 20, 2016 - April 29, 2017
Overview

Design Museum Holon focuses its gaze on glasses with this eyewear exhibition. Over 400 examples from the private collection of Claude Samuel includes pieces designed by his father for Pierre Cardin,…

Evolution

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Exhibitions Toronto, ON, Canada January 17, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Evolution

During its home city’s design fest, the Design Exchange will launch this exhibition pitting man against nature in the ultimate design challenge. Bio-mimicry has created a whole new phenomenon that has us…

Phyllis Lambert: 75 Years At Work

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Exhibitions Montreal, QC, Canada January 18, 2017 - June 4, 2017
Phyllis Lambert: 75 Years At Work

The Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA) presents Phyllis Lambert: 75 Years At Work, highlighting her deep commitment towards the city and the built environment and to intellectual research. Lambert herself curates the…

Ice Breakers

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Exhibitions Toronto January 21, 2017 - February 26, 2017
Ice Breakers

Three-dimensional, faceted hands standing three metres high; glowing, modular boxes from Denmark; and oversized, camouflaged massing models will each mark Toronto’s Waterfront in January and February as part of a…

Getting Things Done: Evolution of the Built Environment in Vorarlberg

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Exhibitions Toronto, ON, Canada January 27, 2017 - March 25, 2017
Getting Things Done: Evolution of the Built Environment in Vorarlberg

Over the last half century, the Austrian State of Vorarlberg has developed an international reputation for its radical yet sensitive and considered approach to architecture, design and building. A combination…