Posts tagged as 'TLmag'

Tue 14.8.

Design Indaba

Posted by Walter Phillips on 14.08.2018 - Tagged as:

The Arch for Arch, structure in honour of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Cape Town Photo: © David Southwood

 

Design Indaba rallies for words becoming deeds in the pursuit of a better world. (text by TLmag)

 

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Tue 31.7.

New Museum Africa / YSL Museum

Posted by Walter Phillips on 31.07.2018 - Tagged as:

New Museum Africa / YSL Museum

Patio circulaire, mYSLm Photo: Nicolas Mathéus © Fondation Jardin Majorelle

 

The Musée Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech is an homage to person and place. (text by TLmag)

 

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Thu 26.7.

New Museum Africa / Zeitz Mocaa

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.07.2018 - Tagged as: ,

Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa Photo: © Iwan Baan

 

The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa is a place dedicated to contemporary African Art. (text by TLmag)

 

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Tue 17.7.

STEPHEN BURKS: MAN MADE

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.07.2018 - Tagged as: ,

STEPHEN BURKS: MAN MADE

Stephen Burks Photo: courtesy of Eugeni Augilo and BD Barcelona

Stephen Burks on his relationship with Africa, working with African artisans, and the evolution of his practice. (text by TLmag)
 

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ARCHITECTURE/NEW MODELS: DIÉBÉDO FRANCIS KÉRÉ

Serpentine Pavilion Photos: courtesy of Kéré Architecture

 

Diébédo Francis Kéré creates places of community.

 

The work of Diébédo Francis Kéré goes beyond the accumulation of glass, steel and bricks. The Burkina-Faso-born architect conceives buildings with local materials and open structures that correspond to the climate conditions of the African continent. That his design principles also apply to moderate climate zones, was revealed his 2017 pavilion for the Serpentine Gallery in London. (text by TLmag) (more…)

Wed 14.3.

Asian Architecture Now: Shigeru Ban’s Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture

Posted by Walter Phillips on 14.03.2018 - Tagged as:

Asian Architecture Now: Shigeru Ban's Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture

 

Shigeru Ban is considered the master of paper craftsmanship, and his ability to combine architecture and origami is one of the signatures of his internationally recognised buildings.(text by TLmag)

 

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Thu 15.2.

Tokujin Yoshioka: Light Material

Posted by Walter Phillips on 15.02.2018 - Tagged as:

Tokujin Yoshioka: Light Material

Glass Tea House KOU-AN on the deck of Seiryuden Temple in Kyoto, 2011-2015. The KOU0-AN will travel inside and outside of Japan soon

 

Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka tests the boundaries of materials in a surprising and alluring manner.(tect by TLmag)

 

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Wed 7.2.

Harri Koskinen: Simplicity Is A Sylvan Sauna

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.02.2018 - Tagged as:

Harri Koskinen: Simplicity Is A Sylvan Sauna

Harri Koskinen. Photo: Timo Junttila

 

Harri Koskinen is a Finnish industrial designer, furniture maker and exhibition designer; he is also currently the head of design for the Scandinavian firm Iittala.(text by TLmag)

 

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