Disegno's Diary: 21 to 27 April, 2014

DIARY

Disegno's Diary: 21 to 27 April, 2014

London

21 April 2014

Luxembourg's design biennale begins, while CSM hosts a two-day conference examining exhibition design

The Moriyama RAIC International Prize

Interview

The Moriyama RAIC International Prize

Ottawa

17 April 2014

Disegno speaks to Raymond Moriyama, the benefactor of Canada's new CAD $100,000 architectural prize

The new Art Deco

FEATURES

The new Art Deco

Milan

14 April 2014

With Studio Job, Claesson Koivisto Rune, Eley Kishimoto and Maison Martin Margiela launching wallpaper collections, Disegno examines the return of decoration

The story of marmoreal

REPORT

The story of marmoreal

Milan

11 April 2014

From Hull to Milan, Max Lamb's marmoreal presents an intriguing case study for a new material

Disegno No.6

Disegno No.6

Disegno No.6

London

01 April 2014

We are delighted to announce the launch of Disegno No.6!

Designs of the Year 2014

OPINION

Designs of the Year 2014

London

26 March 2014

The Design Museum's annual survey of the industry struggles to keep up with the increasing diversity of design

Shigeru Ban wins the 2014 Pritzker Prize

Report

Shigeru Ban wins the 2014 Pritzker Prize

Tokyo

25 March 2014

Japanese architect Ban's announcement as the Pritzker laureate is a recognition of the value of socially-conscious architecture

Florencia Pita's UMMA Table & Objects

REPORT

Florencia Pita's UMMA Table & Objects

Los Angeles

24 March 2014

Argentinian architect Florencia Pita's kaleidoscopic work goes on display at Sci-Arc

Cinema and architectural renovation

Report

Cinema and architectural renovation

Paris

21 March 2014

Architect Guillaume Meigneux discusses his film HLM, Habitations Légèrement Modifiées, the story of the regeneration of Paris' Bois le Prêtre housing block

Tind Prefab House

Disegno No.5

Tind Prefab House

Stockholm

19 March 2014

Disegno examines Claesson Koivisto Rune's take on pre-fabricated housing

Take Shelter

Disegno No.2

Take Shelter

London

13 March 2014

The shelter is an increasingly important architectural type in this time of climatic catastrophe, man-made disaster and paranoia. We explore the fascination with refuge structures, not only as protection but also as retreat

Smiljan Radic to design the Serpentine Galleries Pavilion 2014

Report

Smiljan Radic to design the Serpentine Galleries Pavilion 2014

London

12 March 2014

The appointment of the lesser-known Chilean architect represents a return to the commission's roots

Momentum by United Visual Artists

Report

Momentum by United Visual Artists

London

28 February 2014

United Visual Artists' new installation at the Barbican exploits the movements of pendulums

UN North Delegates Lounge

Disegno No.5

UN North Delegates Lounge

New York

21 February 2014

A nominee in the 2014 Designs of the Year, Hella Jongerius' UN North Delegates Lounge grew out of a complicated design process. Here, we republish our feature on the project from Disegno No.5

James Thompson’s Expanded Spaces

Report

James Thompson’s Expanded Spaces

London

19 February 2014

James Thompson develops a furniture collection using the negative space of a a former confinement cell in a psychiatric hospital

Saint Laurent’s new London store

Report

Saint Laurent’s new London store

London

17 February 2014

The new London store offers an unexpected opportunity to look at the legacy of The Union des Artistes Moderne (UAM)

Ordinary’s Crystal City

REPORT

Ordinary’s Crystal City

London

11 February 2014

London-based architecture studio Ordinary are constructing a miniature city out of crystal, but harbour plans for a real-life crystal city

Designs of the Year 2014 shortlist

REPORT

Designs of the Year 2014 shortlist

London

10 February 2014

The Design Museum announces the shortlist for its 2014 celebration of a year in design

Hy-Fi by The Living

Report

Hy-Fi by The Living

New York

08 February 2014

The Living's shimmering tri-tower of organic bricks is the winner of this year's MoMA PS1 Young Architects Program

Exploration Architecture: Designing with Nature

REPORT

Exploration Architecture: Designing with Nature

London

07 February 2014

The Architecture Foundation's new exhibition explores the biomimetic design of Exploration Architecture

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