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Barber Osgerby talk travel, relationships and design

In this new video the acclaimed design duo also describe how form doesn’t always follow function
Published: Thursday, 20 July 2017

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5 art inspired chess sets on International Chess Day
From Memphis to the Bauhaus, here’s how the modern and contemporary art world has reworked the game
Published: Thursday, 20 July 2017
MAD’s sci-fi base for a truly futuristic car company
Faraday Future’s space-age facility might help usher in an age of superfast, zero-emission self-driving vehicles
Published: Thursday, 20 July 2017
Virgilio Martinez is building a restaurant beside this Inca ruin
The chef’s 60-seat establishment and food lab references the region’s pre-Columbian place within the Inca Empire
Published: Wednesday, 19 July 2017
These Magnum winners echo the best of the best
Magnum LensCulture Photography Awards show the influence of Greenfield, Parr, McCurry and Eggleston
Published: Wednesday, 19 July 2017
Have you seen the art of Evelyn Waugh?
New show draws together wide array of the novelist’s little-known, surprisingly expressive and funny visual works
Published: Tuesday, 18 July 2017
What will art look like in the age of AI?
A new show wonders what life and art might be like when mankind takes its anticipated big leap forward
Published: Tuesday, 18 July 2017
When Georg Baselitz painted his Heroes
A new exhibition looks at how the artist reinvented German painting to suit a post-war perspective
Published: Monday, 17 July 2017
A sax-shaped tower for Rotterdam's skyline
MVRDV says its twin-tower and connecting bridge “represents musicality, character and elegance”
Published: Monday, 17 July 2017
A Movement in a Moment: Precisionism
How photography, the Ford Motor Company and Cubism shaped America’s first truly modern art movement
Published: Friday, 14 July 2017
A brief history of French Fries
On National French Fries Day here’s a fast-food style overview, courtesy of our book The World is Your Burger
Published: Thursday, 13 July 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright's smart plan to fix the great depression
The architect planned to create prefab farming units - complete with crèches and beauty parlours
Published: Thursday, 13 July 2017
Can you make out Basquiat’s name in this abstract art show?
McArthur Binion includes pages from his address book in works that contradict perceived truths about abstract art

Published: Thursday, 13 July 2017


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