This week the Arc de Triomphe was wrapped

THIS WEEK THE ARC DE TRIOMPHE WAS WRAPPED

This week on Dezeen , an installation by late artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude called L'Arc de Triomphe Wrapped opened to the public...

Forestami project will see "one tree for every inhabitant" planted in Milan

FORESTAMI PROJECT WILL SEE "ONE TREE FOR EVERY INHABITANT" PLANTED IN MILAN

Two hundred potted trees that adorned the Supersalone fair in Milan earlier this month will be planted as part of an initiative to...

 
 
 
Summit One Vanderbilt prepares to open as NYC's latest observation deck

SUMMIT ONE VANDERBILT PREPARES TO OPEN AS NYC'S LATEST OBSERVATION DECK

An observation deck featuring glass elevators and "levitation" boxes is due to open next month at the top of KPF 's One Vanderbilt...

Hermès displays furniture in five boldly patterned houses

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...

 
 
 
"Authentic Balenciaga looks" released in video game Fortnite

"AUTHENTIC BALENCIAGA LOOKS" RELEASED IN VIDEO GAME FORTNITE

Fashion house Balenciaga has collaborated with video game Fortnite to release a collection of in-game clothes and limited edition physical...

London Festival of Architecture appoints Rosa Rogina as director

LONDON FESTIVAL OF ARCHITECTURE APPOINTS ROSA ROGINA AS DIRECTOR

The London Festival of Architecture has been appointed a new director, Rosa Rogina, who is the event's outgoing programme director. An...

 
 
 
Christo and Jeanne-Claude's wrapped Arc de Triomphe opens to the public

CHRISTO AND JEANNE-CLAUDE'S WRAPPED ARC DE TRIOMPHE OPENS TO THE PUBLIC

L'Arc de Triomphe Wrapped, an installation designed by the late artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude , has opened to the public in Paris...

Time magazine names Kengo Kuma world's most influential architect

TIME MAGAZINE NAMES KENGO KUMA WORLD'S MOST INFLUENTIAL ARCHITECT

Japanese architect Kengo Kuma has been named as the only architect in Time magazine 's list of the 100 most influential people of 2021. Kuma,...

 
 
 
Instance BV designing range of scaled-down nuclear plants

INSTANCE BV DESIGNING RANGE OF SCALED-DOWN NUCLEAR PLANTS

Architecture studio Instance BV is collaborating with power company GE Hitachi to design a series of small nuclear power plants to...

Philippe Starck envisions futuristic gondola as a "symbol for the future of Venice"

PHILIPPE STARCK ENVISIONS FUTURISTIC GONDOLA AS A "SYMBOL FOR THE FUTURE OF VENICE"

French designer Philippe Starck has designed the Dream of Winter Gondola as part of a program to encourage Venetian creatives to use...

 
 
 
This week the Stirling Prize shortlist was revealed

THIS WEEK THE STIRLING PRIZE SHORTLIST WAS REVEALED

This week on Dezeen , RIBA revealed the shortlist for this year's Stirling Prize , which includes a mosque, a bridge in Cornwall and...

Dezeen wins four prizes at AOP Digital Publishing Awards 2021

DEZEEN WINS FOUR PRIZES AT AOP DIGITAL PUBLISHING AWARDS 2021

Dezeen has been named Best Small Digital Publisher of the Year and scooped three other prizes at the Association of Online Publishers...

 
 
 
New ISO standard will create international guidelines for carbon-neutral buildings and products

NEW ISO STANDARD WILL CREATE INTERNATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR CARBON-NEUTRAL BUILDINGS AND PRODUCTS

The International Organization for Standardization is developing a global standard that will allow architects and designers to certify...

Christo and Jeanne-Claude's wrapped Arc de Triomphe nears completion in Paris

CHRISTO AND JEANNE-CLAUDE'S WRAPPED ARC DE TRIOMPHE NEARS COMPLETION IN PARIS

The first photos of l'Arc de Triomphe Wrapped installation by late artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude have been revealed ahead of its...

 
 
 
Mass bird deaths in New York City caused by skyscraper collisions

MASS BIRD DEATHS IN NEW YORK CITY CAUSED BY SKYSCRAPER COLLISIONS

Hundreds of migrating birds have died this week in New York City after crashing into glass skyscrapers , according to local organisation...

RIBA Stirling Prize 2021 shortlist revealed

RIBA STIRLING PRIZE 2021 SHORTLIST REVEALED

The RIBA has revealed the shortlist for this year's Stirling Prize , with Amin Taha's 15 Clerkenwell Close a surprise addition to the...

 
 
 
Amin Taha "speechless" after surprise Stirling Prize shortlisting

AMIN TAHA "SPEECHLESS" AFTER SURPRISE STIRLING PRIZE SHORTLISTING

Groupwork founder Amin Taha has expressed his surprise at the studio's 15 Clerkenwell Close project being included on the shortlist...

BIG breaks ground on building to unite Milan towers by Hadid, Libeskind and Isozaki

BIG BREAKS GROUND ON BUILDING TO UNITE MILAN TOWERS BY HADID, LIBESKIND AND ISOZAKI

BIG has begun construction on its CityWave building, which will visually connect the towers of Milan 's CityLife development with a...

 
 
 
Carlo Ratti Associati explains how plants capture carbon in installation sponsored by oil multinational

CARLO RATTI ASSOCIATI EXPLAINS HOW PLANTS CAPTURE CARBON IN INSTALLATION SPONSORED BY OIL MULTINATIONAL

Italian architect Carlo Ratti has defended his decision to design an exhibition about climate change sponsored by fossil-fuel giant...

London's Design District officially opens to the public

LONDON'S DESIGN DISTRICT OFFICIALLY OPENS TO THE PUBLIC

The Design District on London's Greenwich Peninsula has officially opened, with buildings designed by SelgasCano , 6a Architects ,...

 
 
 



Scots pensioner charged after 14-year-old cyclist allegedly assaulted

Scots pensioner charged after 14-year-old cyclist allegedly assaulted

A 72-year-old was arrested after the alleged incident in Arbroath, on Monday. Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing scoreboard: You be the judge of the class of 2021

Strictly Come Dancing scoreboard: You be the judge of the class of 2021

The new cast of Strictly Come Dancing stars are taking to the dancefloor with their professional partners for the first time. Who catches your eye and who needs to step up... Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing 2021, week 1: the celebrities take to the floor for...

Strictly Come Dancing 2021, week 1: the celebrities take to the floor for the first time

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Police reveal man hunted over Sabina Nessa's murder is shown in CCTV holding...

Police reveal man hunted over Sabina Nessa's murder is shown in CCTV holding mystery red item

The Metropolitan Police revealed their interest in the red reflective item today as they appealed for witnesses in the Kidbrooke area who may have seen the prime suspect in... Read more ...

Man, 20, dies after falling ill at Warehouse Project as four people arrested

Man, 20, dies after falling ill at Warehouse Project as four people arrested

Police were patrolling the Warehouse Project club in Manchester when they were made aware that a man had been taken to hospital, who sadly died a short time later Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing: Why is Janette Manrara not on the show this year?

Strictly Come Dancing: Why is Janette Manrara not on the show this year?

Janette Manrara isn't taking part Strictly Come Dancing has finally returned to our screens, with the 12 celebrities and their dance partners set to perform live for the first... Read more ...

Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia carry European fight but USA build dominant 9-3 lead

Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia carry European fight but USA build dominant 9-3 lead

Europe were in danger of suffering an embarrassing Ryder Cup defeat despite a brilliant comeback win for Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia in a match which saw Brooks Koepka become... Read more ...

Netflix releases first look at Bridgerton season 2

Netflix releases first look at Bridgerton season 2

Netflix has released a first-look at the second season of Bridgerton , the hit Regency-era romantic drama. Inspired by Julia Quinn's series of Bridgerton novels , season two... Read more ...

Labour blasted for motion which would halt deportations

Labour blasted for motion which would halt deportations

LABOUR cannot be trusted with the country's security, Conservatives claimed yesterday after grassroots Labour activists pushed for an end to deportations and the axing of the... Read more ...

First look at Bridgerton series 2 as Anthony Bridgerton meets his match in...

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