Marc Quinn replaces statue of slaver Edward Colston with Black Lives Matter protestor

MARC QUINN REPLACES STATUE OF SLAVER EDWARD COLSTON WITH BLACK LIVES MATTER PROTESTOR

Artist Marc Quinn has erected a sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jed Reid on the plinth in Bristol where the statue of a slave...

Abrupt dismissal of AA director Eva Franch i Gilabert leaves "a cloud over the school"

ABRUPT DISMISSAL OF AA DIRECTOR EVA FRANCH I GILABERT LEAVES "A CLOUD OVER THE SCHOOL"

The failure to investigate allegations of bullying and sexism at the Architectural Association have damaged both the school and the...

 
 
 
Trump administration drops threat to deport foreign students studying online

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION DROPS THREAT TO DEPORT FOREIGN STUDENTS STUDYING ONLINE

The Trump administration has reversed its decision to strip international students taking online-only courses of their visas , which...

PILA unveils plan to rejuvenate Greece's long-abandoned Piraeus Tower

PILA UNVEILS PLAN TO REJUVENATE GREECE'S LONG-ABANDONED PIRAEUS TOWER

Architecture studio PILA has designed new facades for Greece 's second tallest building, which has never been occupied in the 45 years...

 
 
 
San Francisco building lifted 10 feet in preparation of rising sea levels

SAN FRANCISCO BUILDING LIFTED 10 FEET IN PREPARATION OF RISING SEA LEVELS

A historic waterfront building in San Francisco that weighs 2,075 tons, the equivalent of 20 space shuttles, will be hoisted up over...

United in Design aims to provide a "road map" to make the interiors industry more diverse

UNITED IN DESIGN AIMS TO PROVIDE A "ROAD MAP" TO MAKE THE INTERIORS INDUSTRY MORE DIVERSE

Interior designers Sophie Ashby and Alexandria Dauley have set up United in Design, an organisation that aims to increase racial diversity...

 
 
 
Architects Declare refuses to "name and shame" following Foster + Partners airport plans

ARCHITECTS DECLARE REFUSES TO "NAME AND SHAME" FOLLOWING FOSTER + PARTNERS AIRPORT PLANS

Climate change network Architects Declare has stated that it will not denounce founding signatory Foster + Partners , which has come...

Eva Franch i Gilabert fired as AA director for "specific failures of performance"

EVA FRANCH I GILABERT FIRED AS AA DIRECTOR FOR "SPECIFIC FAILURES OF PERFORMANCE"

Breaking news: Architectural Association director Eva Franch i Gilabert has been fired by the London school two weeks after losing...

 
 
 
Viktor & Rolf channels coronavirus-related mentalities for latest fashion collection

VIKTOR & ROLF CHANNELS CORONAVIRUS-RELATED MENTALITIES FOR LATEST FASHION COLLECTION

Viktor & Rolf presents a high-fashion take on coronavirus with its Autumn/Winter 2020 collection, featuring silky nightgowns emblazoned...

Coronavirus money could solve climate crisis but hopes of change are "wishful thinking" says Rem Koolhaas

CORONAVIRUS MONEY COULD SOLVE CLIMATE CRISIS BUT HOPES OF CHANGE ARE "WISHFUL THINKING" SAYS REM KOOLHAAS

The money governments have committed to supporting economies hit by coronavirus could instead solve climate change , according to architect...

 
 
 
This week, Virtual Design Festival came to an end

THIS WEEK, VIRTUAL DESIGN FESTIVAL CAME TO AN END

This week on Dezeen, we rounded up the highlights from Virtual Design Festival as the programme of events drew to a close, including...

Black designers responsible for less than one third of one per cent of leading furniture designs

BLACK DESIGNERS RESPONSIBLE FOR LESS THAN ONE THIRD OF ONE PER CENT OF LEADING FURNITURE DESIGNS

Just 0.32 per cent of the furniture produced by leading brands is created by black designers, according to research by Ethiopian American...

 
 
 
Eight ways Virtual Design Festival has set the agenda for architecture and design

EIGHT WAYS VIRTUAL DESIGN FESTIVAL HAS SET THE AGENDA FOR ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN

After three months, two million video plays, over 600 posts and more than 50 live interviews, Virtual Design Festival ends today. From...

UFO Basket Bag by MAM

UFO BASKET BAG BY MAM

VDF products fair: Barcelona-based fashion brand MAM has released a versatile raffia handbag that can be worn in a variety of styles. The...

 
 
 
UFO Bracelet by MAM

UFO BRACELET BY MAM

VDF products fair: Barcelona-based jewellery and fashion brand MAM has created a large, disc-shaped bracelet made from raffia, which...

UFO Raffia Watch by MAM

UFO RAFFIA WATCH BY MAM

VDF products fair: this watch by Barcelona-based jewellery and fashion brand MAM comes with two straps that the user can swap depending...

 
 
 
MAM presents UFO accessories collection at VDF products fair

MAM PRESENTS UFO ACCESSORIES COLLECTION AT VDF PRODUCTS FAIR

Barcelona fashion and accessories brand MAM is showcasing a trio of raffia accessories at the VDF products fair , each of which can...

Nike ISPA apparel is designed for extremes of everyday life

NIKE ISPA APPAREL IS DESIGNED FOR EXTREMES OF EVERYDAY LIFE

An inflatable jacket, a mesh bodysuit and split-toe sneakers are among the products Nike has repurposed from ultra sport activities...

 
 
 
Kanye West reveals updated prototype of YZY shelters

KANYE WEST REVEALS UPDATED PROTOTYPE OF YZY SHELTERS

American musician, producer and designer Kanye West has revealed a photo showing that the latest prototype for his low-cost housing...

Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair announces pared-back "Nude Edition" for February 2021

STOCKHOLM FURNITURE & LIGHT FAIR ANNOUNCES PARED-BACK "NUDE EDITION" FOR FEBRUARY 2021

The organisers of Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair have unveiled plans for a more affordable and sustainable version for next year...

 
 
 



Islamic State Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed To Return To UK, Court Rules

Islamic State Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed To Return To UK, Court Rules

Shamima Begum - one of three east London schoolgirls who travelled to Syria to join the so-called Islamic State group - should be allowed to return to the UK to challenge the... Read more ...

Jofra Archer dropped from England squad for West Indies Test after rules breach

Jofra Archer dropped from England squad for West Indies Test after rules breach

Jofra Archer has been ruled out of England's second Test against the West Indies after a breach of the team's 'bio-secure protocols' Read more ...

Russia ‘almost certainly' attempted to interfere with general election...

Russia ‘almost certainly' attempted to interfere with general election, government says

Boris Johnson at his general election win The government has admitted for the first time that it ‘is almost certain that Russian actors sought to interfere in the 2019 General... Read more ...

Marc Quinn replaces statue of slaver Edward Colston with Black Lives Matter...

Marc Quinn replaces statue of slaver Edward Colston with Black Lives Matter protestor

Artist Marc Quinn has erected a sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jed Reid on the plinth in Bristol where the statue of a slave trader stood before it was torn... Read more ...

‘WTF' - Arsenal's Aubameyang fuming after Alexander-Arnold's dangerous...

‘WTF' - Arsenal's Aubameyang fuming after Alexander-Arnold's dangerous challenge on Saka

Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has hinted that he's seriously annoyed that Trent Alexander-Arnold's challenge on Bukayo Saka wasn't reviewed by VAR, if this tweet's... Read more ...

England and Wales to meet in Wembley friendly on October 8

England and Wales to meet in Wembley friendly on October 8

England will play a friendly match against Wales at Wembley Stadium on Thursday October 8. Read more ...

Sun captured in closest images ever and show spectacular 'campfires' on surface

Sun captured in closest images ever and show spectacular 'campfires' on surface

Britain's Solar Orbiter has taken these never-seen-before close-up pictures of the Sun - revealing miniature solar flares dubbed 'camp fires' erupting on its surface Read more ...

Vanessa Paradis And Winona Ryder No Longer Giving Evidence In Johnny Depp's...

Vanessa Paradis And Winona Ryder No Longer Giving Evidence In Johnny Depp's Libel Case Against The Sun

Winona Ryder and Vanessa Paradis will no longer be called to give evidence in Johnny Depp 's libel claim against The Sun, the High Court has heard. The Hollywood actor is suing... Read more ...

Crystal Palace vs Man Utd TV channel, live stream, team news, odds and...

Crystal Palace vs Man Utd TV channel, live stream, team news, odds and head-to-head

Man Utd are on an 18-match unbeaten run Manchester United continue their battle for a top four finish on Thursday night when they travel to Crystal Palace in the Premier... Read more ...

England vs West Indies 2020, second Test: live scoreboard

England vs West Indies 2020, second Test: live scoreboard

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