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The story of 5 Archists

The story of 5 ‘ Archists ’ Let me define an ‘Archist’ to begin with. As most of you might find it evident, archist is a port-manteau of the words ‘architect’ and ‘artist’. Of the many other hats that architec...
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Bone Chair | Joris Laarman

A limited set of 12 Bone Chairs by Joris Laarman went on exhibition in the New-York gallery Friedman Benda, the last of a series that is artistic as it is celebratory of the usage of advanced technology in mode...
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MOMA/P.S.1 Urban Beach | Tom Wiscombe Design

Tom Wiscombe Design had the challenge of designing an urban beach within the PS1 courtyard of the Contemporary art centre. The design incorporates the uses of a cellular roof contained by a leisure landscape. I...
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MoMA Chengdu | Studio Ramoprimo

MoMA Chengdu Studio Ramoprimo The winning concept for the Chinese MoMA exists as an island block within the bustling city of Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan Province. Designed by Studio Ramoprimo, the sch...
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Plywood: Material, Process, Form | Exhibition at MoMA

‘Plywood,’ explained Popular Science in 1948 ‘is a layer cake of lumber and glue.’ In the history of design, plywood is also an important modern material that has given 20th-century designers of everyday object...