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New York | Jenny Sabin wins 2017 YAP – Young Architects Program – by MoMA

The project Lumen by Jenny Sabin Studio has been named the winning design of the 2017 edition of YAP – Young Architect Program organized in New York by MoMA


Barcelona | Design for Food at the design museum (Museu del Disseny)

From March 8 through May 21, 2017 the design museum “Museu del Disseny” in Barcelona presents the temporary exhibition “Tapas. Spanish Design for Food”.

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BIG Bjarke Ingels Group to design San Pellegrino flagship factory in Italy

Mineral water brand San Pellegrino announced that BIG Bjarke Ingels Group has won the competition to design its new flagship factory near Bergamo, Italy

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The 5 finalist designs (2 museums) for the 2017 Mies van der Rohe Awards

the Mies van der Rohe Foundation has announced the 5 finalists of the renowned European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award

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Pack the bathtub in the suitcase! Contemporary design paths

The designs selected by Milano Trend.Lab demonstrate a change in today’s society often made of urban nomads for whom a house is a temporary space

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Olivetti Programma 101: at the origins of the Personal Computer

The Olivetti Programma 101 desk-top computer; history, design and legacy of what possibly is the first human-centered personal computer ever invented

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Scandinavian design: Stockholm Furniture & Light fair 2017 ends today

The Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair – the world’s largest meeting place for Scandinavian design – ends today, Saturday 11th February 2017.

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Bröhan-Museum is a museum in Berlin focused on fine and applied arts from the late 19th century to WWII, especially art nouveau, art deco and functionalism


NYC | Storefront sponsors 20 independent architecture and design projects

This year, Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York City will sponsor twenty independent architecture and design projects through NYSCA

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Computer History Museum

The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, is the world’s largest museum dedicated to computers and computing devices


The 2017 Venice Art Biennale will run from May 13 to November 26, 2017

The 2017 Venice Art Biennale will take place from May 13 to November 26, 2017. The Biennale curator, Christine Macel, explains here why she chose for it the title “Viva Arte Viva”

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All the Danish chairs at the Designmuseum Danmark

Chairs by Panton, Jacobsen, Wegner, Saarinen, & Aalto narrate the fascinating history of modern Danish and Scandinavian design at the Designmuseum Danmark

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Computer design: Commodore PET 2001 (1977)

The Commodore PET 2001, possibly the first personal computer ever, with its angular, white colored, case is the epitome of technology design in the ’70s

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The odd competition to roof the Verona Arena

The design competition “for roofing the Roman Amphitheater Verona Arena“ is rather odd, despite the interesting winning proposal by Schlaich Bergermann

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40 finalist works for the 2017 Mies van Der Rohe Award announced

The Mies van der Rohe Foundation in Barcelona announced the 40 finalists of the 2017 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award

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History of Computer design: Holborn 9100 (1981)

Released in 1981, the Dutch microcomputer Holborn 9100, with its periscope-like monitor, is one of the most “futuristic” computer designs of the Eighties

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London | Winners of the Designs of the Year / the exhibition at the Design Museum

Better Shelter by J. Karlsson, D. Kanter, C. Gustafsson, J. van Leer, Haas, N. Barlera, the IKEA Foundation, & UNHCR has been named Design of the Year

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Zaha Hadid Architects | “Forma” cheese grater for Alessi

“Forma” is a stainless steel cheese grater designed by Zaha Hadid Architects for the new collection of the italian brand Alessi

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France | exhibitions and events for the 40th anniversary of the Centre Pompidou

In 2017, the Centre Pompidou in Paris is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a program of exhibitions, events and performances throughout the whole France

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The Bronx Museum of the Arts

The Bronx Museum of the Arts is a museum of contemporary art in New York City. It is housed in an iconic building designed by U.S. practice Arquitectonica


L’ ÉLOGE DE L’HEURE (Telling time): exhibition at the CID, Grand Hornu

The exhibition “Telling Time” at “Centre d’Innovation et de design au Grand Hornu” in Belgium presents watches created by contemporary artists and designers

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Grafton Architects’ Farrell & McNamara to direct Venice Architecture Biennale 2018

On January 17th, 2017, La Biennale di Venezia has announced that Yvonne Farrell […]

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Gemäldegalerie – Berlin

The Gemäldegalerie (Picture Gallery) is an art museum, focused on European old master’s painting, located in the Kulturforum of Berlin

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Los Angeles – Lucas Museum of Narrative Art by MAD, a preview

A preview of the new Lucas Museum of Narrative Art – to be built in Exposition Park, Los Angeles -, designed by China-based design firm MAD Architects

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Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine at the Vitra Design Museum

From February 11 through May 14, 2017 the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein features the exhibition “Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine”.


Poissy Galore – Insects Museum and Visitor Center | AWP + HHF

Nominated for the Mies Van Der Rohe Award 2017, the Poissy Galore Insects Museum designed by AWP + HHF combines contemporary architecture and rural culture

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