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The world's best libraries look even better as posters

See how architect André Chiote has illustrated buildings by Norman Foster, Oscar Niemeyer, Rem Koolhaas and co
Published: Wednesday, 25 May 2016

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5 modern design updates of ancient Indian crafts
From Hermès water carriers to yoga-inspired tables, here's an Indian design update courtesy of our new book Sar
Published: Wednesday, 25 May 2016
A quick look at the new Yayoi Kusama show
Curator Marie Laurberg runs us through the work at Victoria Miro and how it relates to the artist's history
Published: Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Olafur Eliasson - from Breakdancing to Breakfast
Whether body locking or baking dough, discover why Eliasson's art is so often about bodily awareness
Published: Tuesday, 24 May 2016
'Good design should look like this' - Richard Sapper
The late, great designer on how a humble teddy bear inspired his design for the IBM ThinkPad
Published: Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Who will save Breuer's Brutalist Atlanta library?
Some see this building as the Whitney of the South. So why is the city so keen to demolish this masterwork?
Published: Tuesday, 24 May 2016
How Ettore Sottsass reinvented the office space (while working on laughing gas and LSD dispensers)
A new exhibition looks at the designer's bold, though ultimately unsuccessful bid to rework the open-plan office
Published: Monday, 23 May 2016
Around the world with René Redzepi
No plans this week? $135,000 to spare? Then take a foodie tour courtesy of the Noma chef and the Four Seasons
Published: Monday, 23 May 2016
What's Olafur Eliasson got planned for Versailles?
Fog waterfalls and a disorientating arrangement of mirrors all form part of the artist’s summer installation
Published: Monday, 23 May 2016
Martin Parr reveals his Death Row Dinner
And it doesn't look like this! But what would the Real Food photographer choose for his last supper?
Published: Monday, 23 May 2016
Erik Kessels fails his photo shoot at Photo London
The photo curator and author of new book Failed It! brings down the house - before he's even begun his talk
Published: Friday, 20 May 2016
When René Burri shot Oscar Niemeyer’s Brazil
Magnum have some of Burri's classic Brazilian shots on show at Photo London. Here's how René took them
Published: Friday, 20 May 2016
Jean Jullien creates a skateboard line for Almost
Proof that this French artist and illustrator can appeal to all playful types - both young and old
Published: Friday, 20 May 2016


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