This week, Notre-Dame Cathedral went up in flames

THIS WEEK, NOTRE-DAME CATHEDRAL WENT UP IN FLAMES

This week on Dezeen, a major fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris dominated headlines, with millions of euros pledged in support and...

Sarah Whiting named first female dean of Harvard Graduate School of Design

SARAH WHITING NAMED FIRST FEMALE DEAN OF HARVARD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN

Architect Sarah Whiting has been appointed dean of Harvard University Graduate School of Design . Whiting will become the first female...

 
 
 
Adidas unveils fully recyclable Futurecraft Loop sneaker

ADIDAS UNVEILS FULLY RECYCLABLE FUTURECRAFT LOOP SNEAKER

Adidas has launched a sneaker made from virgin plastic that can be ground up and remade again, as part of the company's bid to mitigate...

Jeanne Gang named world's most influential architect of 2019 by Time magazine

JEANNE GANG NAMED WORLD'S MOST INFLUENTIAL ARCHITECT OF 2019 BY TIME MAGAZINE

American architect Jeanne Gang has been listed on Time magazine's list of 100 most influential people for 2019. The Studio Gang founder...

 
 
 
Notre Dame "may take a decade or two" to repair say experts

NOTRE DAME "MAY TAKE A DECADE OR TWO" TO REPAIR SAY EXPERTS

French president Emmanuel Macron has promised to rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral in time for the Paris 2024 Olympics, but experts warn...

Website forced to pay out for saying Zaha Hadid-designed building had bad Feng Shui

WEBSITE FORCED TO PAY OUT FOR SAYING ZAHA HADID-DESIGNED BUILDING HAD BAD FENG SHUI

A property developer in China has won a payout over an article claiming the Feng Shui of the Wangjing Soho in Beijing by Zaha Hadid...

 
 
 
France to launch competition to design a new spire for Notre-Dame

FRANCE TO LAUNCH COMPETITION TO DESIGN A NEW SPIRE FOR NOTRE-DAME

France is planning an architectural competition to design a replacement spire for Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, after the old one...

Apple pledges support to Notre-Dame as funds pass €600 million mark

APPLE PLEDGES SUPPORT TO NOTRE-DAME AS FUNDS PASS €600 MILLION MARK

Apple has joined the list of donors who have pledged to support restoration of the fire-damaged Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris , with...

 
 
 
Notre-Dame Cathedral will be rebuilt says Emmanuel Macron as millions are pledged

NOTRE-DAME CATHEDRAL WILL BE REBUILT SAYS EMMANUEL MACRON AS MILLIONS ARE PLEDGED

French president Emmanuel Macron has promised to rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral after the fire, and millions of euros have already been...

Bioplastics could be "just as bad if not worse" for the planet than fossil-fuel plastics

BIOPLASTICS COULD BE "JUST AS BAD IF NOT WORSE" FOR THE PLANET THAN FOSSIL-FUEL PLASTICS

Bioplastics could potentially be worse for the environment than conventional plastics, according to recycling expert Arthur Huang . Switching...

 
 
 
David Chipperfield to convert old barracks into University of Padua campus

DAVID CHIPPERFIELD TO CONVERT OLD BARRACKS INTO UNIVERSITY OF PADUA CAMPUS

David Chipperfield 's Milan office has won a contest to design a new campus for one of the world's oldest surviving universities. David...

Huge fire breaks out at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris

HUGE FIRE BREAKS OUT AT NOTRE-DAME CATHEDRAL IN PARIS

Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris has caught fire, with flames visible from the roof and firefighters attending the scene. Images have...

 
 
 
This week, Milan hosted the world's biggest design fair

THIS WEEK, MILAN HOSTED THE WORLD'S BIGGEST DESIGN FAIR

This week, Dezeen reported on the best installations, product launches and events at Milan design week . Dezeen's editorial team reported...

Google Doodle celebrates Bauhaus school's 100th anniversary

GOOGLE DOODLE CELEBRATES BAUHAUS SCHOOL'S 100TH ANNIVERSARY

Today's Google Doodle celebrates the centenary of Germany's late design school the Bauhaus . Google launched the doodle for the Bauhaus...

 
 
 
CTBUH names San Francisco's Salesforce Tower world's "best tall building"

CTBUH NAMES SAN FRANCISCO'S SALESFORCE TOWER WORLD'S "BEST TALL BUILDING"

Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects' Salesforce Tower has won the top prize at the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat 's annual...

Rossana Orlandi announces winners of Ro Plastic Prize for recycled products in Milan

ROSSANA ORLANDI ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF RO PLASTIC PRIZE FOR RECYCLED PRODUCTS IN MILAN

Furniture made of recycled plastic and fabrics made from plastic bags are among winners of the Ro Plastic Prize competition. German...

 
 
 
Design Holding makes Salone del Mobile debut with "probably the biggest" stand ever at the fair

DESIGN HOLDING MAKES SALONE DEL MOBILE DEBUT WITH "PROBABLY THE BIGGEST" STAND EVER AT THE FAIR

Design Holding, the new furniture and lighting group made up of B&B Italia, Flos and Louis Poulsen, has marked its first show at Salone...

Dezeen Weekly features an off-grid house in Brazil and a floating city

DEZEEN WEEKLY FEATURES AN OFF-GRID HOUSE IN BRAZIL AND A FLOATING CITY

The latest edition of our newsletter Dezeen Weekly includes an off-grid house in Brazil, BIG's plans for a floating city and highlights...

 
 
 
Zumthor is a "master of light and shadow" says Brad Pitt

ZUMTHOR IS A "MASTER OF LIGHT AND SHADOW" SAYS BRAD PITT

Actor Brad Pitt has lauded Peter Zumthor as the Swiss architect's plans for Los Angeles County Museum of Art in Los Angeles are approved. Pitt...

MAD imagines sinuous black East 34th skyscraper to "soften" New York's skyline

MAD IMAGINES SINUOUS BLACK EAST 34TH SKYSCRAPER TO "SOFTEN" NEW YORK'S SKYLINE

MAD has envisioned a slender, dark skyscraper twisting up beside New York 's Empire State Building as a contrast to the harshness of...

 
 
 



Game of Thrones season 8: Emotional Brienne of Tarth scene reduces fans to...

Game of Thrones season 8: Emotional Brienne of Tarth scene reduces fans to tears 'I cried'

GAME OF THRONES season eight returned to the small screen tonight with a thrilling second episode, featuring a host of much-loved characters. But it was Brienne of Tarth, who... Read more ...

Three children of Scotland's biggest landowner killed in Sri Lanka terror...

Three children of Scotland's biggest landowner killed in Sri Lanka terror attacks

Billionaire Ander Holch Povlsen confirmed three of his four children were killed during the Easter attacks. Read more ...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp delivers brutal Manchester United verdict ahead...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp delivers brutal Manchester United verdict ahead of Manchester City clash

The Anfield boss also admitted he will try and avoid watching the game at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. Read more ...

Champions League TV schedule: How to watch every game - fixtures, dates...

Champions League TV schedule: How to watch every game - fixtures, dates, kick-off times

Champions League contenders are gearing up for the semi-finals as the competition reaches boiling point. Tottenham stunned Manchester City after losing 4-3 in a stunning... Read more ...

Sri Lanka attacks: Eight British nationals now confirmed dead in Easter massacre

Sri Lanka attacks: Eight British nationals now confirmed dead in Easter massacre

Suicide bombers killed at least 290 people in a series of blasts at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka Read more ...

Kim Kardashian's mini-me North West, 5, boogies at father Kanye West's...

Kim Kardashian's mini-me North West, 5, boogies at father Kanye West's Sunday Service Coachella set

The daughter of Kim Kardashian, five, showed off her fancy footwork once again as she supported her dad Kanye, 41, during his Sunday Service at the Coachella Music and Arts... Read more ...

David Moyes rates Manchester United as outsiders in Premier League top-four...

David Moyes rates Manchester United as outsiders in Premier League top-four race after Everton defeat

David Moyes doesn't fancy Manchester United's chances of a top-four finish David Moyes believes Manchester United are ‘outsiders' to finish in the Premier League top four and... Read more ...

Chelsea v Burnley: How to watch Premier League on TV and live stream

Chelsea v Burnley: How to watch Premier League on TV and live stream

Chelsea are firmly in the hunt for a top-four place in the Premier League this season but need a big result against Burnley to continue their charge. The Blues have experienced... Read more ...

Arya Stark's Kill List: who's left for Needle in Game of Thrones season 8?

Arya Stark's Kill List: who's left for Needle in Game of Thrones season 8?

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The Punter's De-Brief: Pan's the man at Harbour Town

The Punter's De-Brief: Pan's the man at Harbour Town

Taiwanese golfer, C.T Pan, has won his first PGA Tour title and our man looks back at all the action from Hilton Head here... Read more ...