Smiljan Radić creates inflated transparent bubble for Alexander McQueen show

Chilean architect Smiljan Radić has topped a car park in Tobacco Dock with an inflated bulbous dome for Alexander McQueen’s Spring Summer 2022 show space. The structure was designed by architect Radić, a long-time collaborator of the fashion brand, and announced...

Marjan van Aubel creates colourful solar panel skylight for Dubai Expo

In an effort to make solar panels beautiful, Marjan van Aubel has created translucent, stained-glass-like photovoltaics, which have been unveiled as part of the Netherlands’ pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020. The solar panels are installed on the roof of The Dutch...

Es Devlin to hold “conference” of trees as an installation during COP26

British designer Es Devlin will unveil a temporary installation of 197 trees and plant species to highlight issues related to climate change during the COP26 conference. Called Conference of the Trees, the installation will be presented at The New York Times Climate...

Neutra’s VDL II House hosts Built In group exhibition in Los Angeles

A house designed by famed modernist Richard Neutra is both site and muse for an exhibition that sees artists, architects and designers create works that respond directly to the architecture. Curated by Los Angeles gallery Marta with artist and writer Erik Benjamins,...

Hermès displays furniture in five boldly patterned houses

Interior designer Charlotte Macaux Perelman has created five colourful houses at Milan design week for fashion brand Hermès to exhibit a range of furniture, textiles and objects. Each of the houses, which measure five by 10 by seven metres, have been built on top of a...