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financialtimes

These are just some of the reacquired diesel cars – near Victorville, California – that Volkswagen is now storing around the US. Volkswagen AG has paid more than $7.4 billion to...

arupgroup

From Western Europe’s tallest tower to one of the largest timber structures ever built, we’re proud to have participated in creating five of @ArchDigest’s 10 best #designed buildings...

mrjoneswatches

As those of you that follow our stories will know, our shop in @oxotowerwharf has been having a refurb. We've been planning it for quite some time, so we're super excited to say it's...

iconeye

‘Our postmodern time should be a liberation from every generation having to follow a pre-prepared style.’ Says London Architect Amin Taha. His goal he says, quoting Le Corbusier,...

designmilk

Robert Brain of @rhmb_ doesn’t use imported wood anymore but instead scours the street to find fallen trees in #London to make beautiful #furniture. \\\ designmilk.com

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Looking forward to the long weekend? . Photographer @kyle_yu captioned this image '9-5', perfectly capturing the early morning commute in an industrial area of Hong Kong...

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Rain, rain go away! These tropical pink hues are a good distraction from London's very grey weather. . Hong-Kong based photographer @kyle_yu called this image 'Pink on Pink' and was...

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On your morning commute? Lookup and look around you, what do you see? . This overwhelmingly beautiful photo taken by @kyle_yu is called 'Lookup'. These buildings are located in a public...

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Over the past three decades, China’s economy achieved one growth miracle by means of another: the expansion of its cities through the migration of hundreds of millions of rural workers....

kvadrattextiles

The brutal end of a modernist estate. The East London social housing project Robin Hood Gardens was demolished 2012, causing an outrage amongst historians and lovers of modern architecture....

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A colourful start to a colourful week. . @kyle_yu photo 'Rainbow' was taken in Choi Hung Estate, which is translated as Rainbow Estate . #London #Design #Festival #LDF18 #HongKong...

matalicrasset

#london #haywardgallery staircase as a sculpture #whosafraidofcolour #brutalism #brutal_architecture

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#london #haywardgallery staircase as a sculpture #whosafraidofcolour #brutalism #brutal_architecture

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#london #haywardgallery staircase as a sculpture #whosafraidofcolour #brutalism #brutal_architecture

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Have you had a golden weekend? . @kyle_yu is taking over @l_d_f_official this week. This photo is called 'Golden' and was taken in Tsim Sha Tsui near Victoria Harbour . #London...

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#london #brutalism #purebeauty

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#london #brutalism #purebeauty

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#london #brutalism #gardenroom #purebeauty

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The Squash, is Anthea Hamilton’s vast, immersive new installation that occupies Tate Britain’s Duveen Galleries. 7,000 white tiles transform the space, and is navigated by a performer...

financialtimes

Today will see the first ever 17-hour direct commercial flight✈️ between Australia and the UK – a landmark that shows how several airlines are pushing the boundaries of long-distance...

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This is the initial digital render from Yayoi Kusama who will create her first permanent UK installation for the new Liverpool Street Elizabeth Line Station at Broadgate. The artist’s...

olivier_gabet

Kind of colleague - Roy Strong's diaries - plane as no train #diaries #roystrong #thetravelinglibrary #bliss #time #victoriaandalbertmuseum #nationalportraitgallery #london #art #museumlife...

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Current and continued obsession with Oscar Niemeyer architecture. This building is The Oscar Niemeyer International Cultural Centre, located in Aviles - Spain, which opened in 2011....

iconeye

‘Our postmodern time should be a liberation from every generation having to follow a pre-prepared style.’ Says London Architect Amin Taha. His goal he says, quoting Le Corbusier,...

designmilk

@nicholas_szc and Blue Engineering completed a project in #London along Regent’s Canal that included a #renovation and an extension of a family #home. Now, Union Wharf is a #minimalist...

l_d_f_official

After it's debut at London Design festival 2017, While We Wait has returned to the very landscape by which it was inspired. It is now permanently installed in the Cremisan Valley, where...

royalcollegeofart

Join us at our Easter Fair from Friday 23 March - Sunday 25 March at our campus in Battersea. . . . Meet the makers, browse and buy as current students and recent graduates will be...

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For the final day of @thismintymoment takeover, Minh T has chosen the Isokon building on Lawn Road, Hampstead, London NW3. The Isokon is a concrete block of 36 flats, designed by architect...

bromptonbicycle

Brompton bikes are #madeforcities #madeinlondon #mybrompton #bromptonlife #bikes #bikelife #madeforadventure #folding #turkishgreen #London #travel

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Designed by Richard Sheppard in 1968, the Lecture Centre Of Brunel University London is today’s #Day4 chosen takeover image by @thismintymoment The building was also the backdrop...

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For #Day4 of @thismintymoment takeover Minh T has chosen Hayward Gallery. “A brutal beauty remade. Hayward Gallery - opened originally in 1968 - has just re-opened in 2018 after an...

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For #Day3 of our @thismintymoment takeover, Minh T has chosen the National Theatre. Designed by Architect Denys Lasdun, and located on London’s Southbank, the building is Grade II...

financialtimes

Hard-headed deterrence is the antidote to Vladimir Putin’s poison – apologists for a revanchist Russia confuse engagement with submission The FT's Philip Stephens writes: "Horrible...

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For #Day2 of @thismintymoment takeover, Minh T has chosen Serpentine Galleries by the late Zaha Hahid. . . Paying a visit to one of Zaha Hadid's contributions to London - a synthesis...

bromptonbicycle

It's all about the luggage at the #bromptonfactory! Last year we shipped around 2000 bags to Brompton fans! #bromptontravels #bromptonluggage #mybrompton #allovertheworld #madeforadventure...

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This week we are delighted to welcome Minh T from @thismintymoment who will be taking over our Instagram. Los Angeles based photographer and graphic designer Minh T creates a visual...

iconeye

Now in its 10th year, the Design Museum’s influential Designers in Residence programme has much to celebrate. But with the discipline breaking out of its traditional role, the set-up...

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Graphic Identity 2017: Neon. Pentagram's 11th consecutive visual identity for London Design Festival used red neon lettering, artfully captured by John Ross, in an effort to pay homage...

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Graphic Identity 2016: Design Is In The Detail. The 2016 Festival identity was inspired by Eames’ belief that the details make the design. London Design Festival’s title is used...

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Graphic Identity 2015: Design Takes London. Every year London Design Festival brings a city-wide celebration of design to London. A selection of emphatic newspaper-style statements...

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Corners.... lasdun flats and Spencer House facing st James park on a morning walk. Bueatiful london juxtapositions. #london #dennislasdun #stjamesparklondon

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Graphic Identity 2014: Lose Yourself in Design. London is a huge and unplanned city where even the most experienced visitors can lose their way. For the 2014 Festival, Pentagram honoured...

financialtimes

Friday's Datawatch: UK voters are starting to think that access to free trade is more important than controls on immigration. Around 64% of people say they disapprove of the government’s...

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Graphic Identity 2013: Design is Everywhere. For London Design Festival 2013, Pentagram developed a theme titled 'Design is Everywhere', reflecting the fact that design is involved...

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Graphic Identity 2012: Celebrating 10 Years of Design. In 2012, London Design Festival celebrated its 10th anniversary. Pentagram produced a visual identity which drew attention to...

designmilk

Need restaurant recommendations while traveling? We gotchu over on @designmilktravels! \\\ @omarsplace #restaurant in #London designed by @sella.concept, Photo by @nicholasworley_

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ON VIEW: Shows opening this week include Billy Apple @tetuhiart, Benoît Maire @capcmusee, Picasso 1932 @tate, Kimsooja @galleriaraffaellacortese, Sean Raspet @bridgetdonahue.nyc and...

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Graphic Identity 2011: Design From All Angles. For the 2011 edition of the Festival, Pentagram responded by producing a visual identity which played with fragments and angles - distorting...

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Love is the message, the message is death - Arthur Jafa, 2016 “As brilliant as the sun”. Great interview of Jace Clayton to Arthur Jafa about his short movie ‘Love is the message,...

financialtimes

FT Photo Diary : A woman looks at "Girl before a Mirror" by Pablo Picasso at the Tate Modern on March 6, 2018 in London, England. "Picasso 1932: Love, Fame and Tragedy" is the first...

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Graphic Identity 2010: Facts and Figures. In 2010, Pentagram produced a theme which made use - for the first time - of an expressive brushwork style of typography, departing from the...

iconeye

Are high-tech superstructures about to experience a revival and shimmy it's way back into fashion? @EdwinHeathcote thinks it might just. Especially since the launch of a hot new exhibition...

l_d_f_official

Graphic Identity 2009: Be Bold, Make a Statement. For the 2009 edition of the Festival, Pentagram's identity urged visitors to look at design as a way of making a statement. The graphic...

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Graphic Identity 2008: All Things Design. For London Design Festival 2008, Pentagram conceived of a theme which invited visitors to think about - and explore - design from a variety...

financialtimes

Is Britain ready for a socialist to be in charge of its economy? Watch our #Story to see our exclusive interview with John McDonnell, UK shadow 
chancellor and Jeremy Corbyn's right-hand...

l_d_f_official

Since 2007, creative agency Pentagram have produced a range of identities for each iteration of the Festival - responding to, and anticipating, trends in design and typology. While...

financialtimes

That's one way to do it. A pedestrian wearing an unusual hat walks through the snow as a snow storm hits central London on March 2, 2018. The Met Office has issued 10 severe weather...

financialtimes

British Prime Minister Theresa May gives a much-anticipated speech on Brexit at Mansion House in London on March 2, 2018. The prime minister sought to reassure business leaders that...

aaschool

AA Semester Programme @aaexchange model showing activity& time by Yang Gao #aaschool #aaexchange #aavs #architecturalassociation #studentwork #thinkingthroughdrawing #conceptualdesign...

unitedarrows_official

BAUDOIN & LANGEのタッセルローファー。 アンライニングでとても柔らかくクッション性も高い、履き心地の良いベルジアンスタイルシューズです。スーツの足元にも。...

royalcollegeofart

Find out where the #RoyalCollegeofArt could take you. Join us for an Open Day on 17 March 2018. Register via the RCA website. . Talk to current students and staff while exploring the...

patricia_urquiola

#snow #london #morning

financialtimes

Huge waves break against the sea wall and lighthouse at the mouth of the River Tees on February 28, 2018 in Redcar, United Kingdom. Freezing weather conditions dubbed the 'Beast from...

financialtimes

Today's @banxcartoons for the FT – Brexit and the 'Beast from the East'. . . . . . . #banx #banxcartoons #media #cartoon #cartoons #illustration #illustrations #drawing #drawings...

frieze_magazine

ON VIEW: Recommended shows this week include Katharina Grosse @carriageworks, Liu Shiyuan @tanyabonakdargallery, 'Stories of Almost Everyone' @hammer_museum, Tonico Lemos Auad @stephenfriedmangallery...

guardiancities

Snow on the canal boats on Regents Canal outside @guardian’s office in Kings Place, London. Follow @guardian for more live coverage of the #beastfromtheeast wreaking havoc across...

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New-York based artist and @snarkitecture co-founder, Daniel Arsham, designed ‘Hourglass’ which was on display at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta in 2017. Hourglass features some...

financialtimes

Someone not happy about the snow❄️? A guard stands in front of Buckingham Palace as snow falls on February 26, 2018 in London. Freezing weather conditions dubbed the 'Beast from...

bromptonbicycle

Our brilliant Brompton X @chpt3 bike is global! Watch @millarmind take on #hongkong #girona #london click the link in our profile to see more!

l_d_f_official

Designed by Ricardo Bofill, ‘La Muralla Roja’ was constructed in 1973. You may recognise the building for its red and pink hues. But the blue is an important component of the design....

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Hold on and keep going, it’s only Monday Photo credit: @timmy727 #LDF18 #London #Design #bluedesign #blue #commute

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Transitioning from yellow to blue with Daniel Buren’s permanent installation at London's Tottenham Court Road station. Entitled ‘Diamonds and Circles’, the walls of the ticket...

rossana_orlandi

Queen for Quinn at The Front Row...What a Extraordinary Woman❗ @queenelizabeth @queen_elizabeth_fanpage @richardquinn1 #queen #elizabeth #queenelizabeth #london #fashionweek #londonfashion...

chrisbuerklein

#travel #architecture #London #nofilter #TheDesignMuseum #JohnPawson - wonderful use of #daylight - #museum #design - an amazing space!

l_d_f_official

#TBT to one of last year's Landmark Projects! @camillewalala ‘Villa Walala’ was an immersive and playful installation within the heart of Broadgate. Block colours, bold shapes and...

financialtimes

Today's @banxcartoons – what's KFC... with the "C"? Almost two-thirds of the UK branches of KFC were closed earlier this week because the restaurants actually ran out of chicken. In...

financialtimes

So where, when the Brexit dust has settled, will the UK end up? It will become Canada. Here's how. The FT's Martin Wolf writes: "Michel Barnier, the EU’s chief negotiator, has explained...

l_d_f_official

Rise and shine! In 2003, Olafur Eliasson designed The Weather Project, installed in the Turbine Hall at the #tatemodern. At the far end of the hall was a giant semi-circular form...

financialtimes

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is seen with Anna Wintour at Richard Quinn's runway show before presenting him with the inaugural Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design in London...

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Urbana Studio designed the parking garage for the Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Hospital, in Indianapolis. Completed in May 2014, the 13,000-square-foot installation spans the seven-story...

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Designed by Jesus Rafael Soto, this installation was made up of a vast, floating sea of yellow strands suspended from the ceiling. The ‘Houston Penetrable’ is completed only by...

leebroom

As featured in today’s @sundaytimeshome our Mini Crescent Chandelier. Available online and in store at #leebroom #london #newyork or leebroom.com #crescentlight

leclaireur

« When I started the Baskets series I used fire, heat gravity and centrifugal force - I let nature take its course » Dale Chihuly. #travelwithLeclaireur #DaleChihuly #London #HalcyonGallery...

financialtimes

Meet Britain's first astronaut‍: Helen Sharman. She became the first UK astronaut in 1991 by launching on a Soyuz spacecraft to the Mir space station. In this photo, Sharman...

phaidonsnaps

Want to go to @friezeacademy 's Guide to Independent Publishing day in #London tomorrow and hear Phaidon's @rebeccamorrill talk about all the clever stuff she does to make our books...

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✳️ Green Space ✳️ In his Invasions series, Paris-based photographer and installation artist Pétillon aims to use balloons to alter the way people perceive familiar things and...

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Temple For Light Ellsworth Kelly’s ‘Austin’ is due to open this month at the University of Texas’s Blanton Museum of Art. The ‘temple’ is very much the culmination...

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The multi-disciplinary team comprising of product designer Felix de Pass, graphic designer Michael Montgomery and ceramicist Ian McIntyre presented an immersive installation. ‘Candela’...