The Royal Academy of Arts and The Royal Mint invited architect David Chipperfield RA to design a commemorative £5 coin in celebration of the RA’s 250th anniversary in 2018. David Chipperfield is the first architect to ever design a coin with The Royal Mint.
METAFORM is going to build the Luxembourgish pavilion for the forthcoming World Expo in 2020. The Dubai office will support the daily business of the project and ease and shorten communication channels.
Scottish buildings news – Glasgow School of Art Artwork by leading artist Louise Hopkins unveiled on the central wall in front of the Mackintosh Building: digital print on metal, Dance Number, was specially commissioned by the GSA and is the artist’s largest work to date.
Design Trust for Public Space news – seeking candidates from historically marginalized groups and underrepresented perspectives who are curious, driven, and passionate about NYC’s shared spaces and transforming the city’s landscape.
Royal Institute of British Architects pair of discussions about housing – Royal Gold Medal 2018 – Neave Brown: Building a Legacy, Social Housing Debate ; Building Britain’s Ideal
London Festival of Architecture news – 4 focus areas revealed + call for entries for 2018 Festival, exploring ‘identity’ through a lively and diverse programme of public architectural events across the UK capital.
News for architecture event at Dubai World Trade Centre, 26 – 29 March, comprising of 6 market-leading sectors: A & D City, Accessories & Homeware, Cabinets, Closets & Storage, Furniture & Furnishings, Lighting & Technology, Sleep & Textiles.
Urban Intermedia: City, Archive, Narrative – Harvard Mellon Urban Initiative and Graduate School of Design, Harvard University; Opening: January 26, 2018, 6:30 pm at Aedes Architecture Forum.
With just two more months to go, The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show has witnessed 85 per cent of its stand capacity being snapped up by exhibitors and is issuing its last call for entry.
Norman Foster Foundation presents its first Digital X Workshop with the support of Future Planet Capital. The 2018 Digital X Workshop will explore the kinship of Architecture and the Digital World in a week-long event hosted in the Madrid headquarters building of the foundation.
MVRDV & The Why Factory stage a series of interventions for Seventh Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture (Shenzhen) (UABB) jointly curated by curator and critic, Hou Hanrou and founding partners of URBANUS, Liu Xiaodu and Meng Ya. The Biennale’s theme of Cities, Grow in Difference takes place across multiple sites in Nantou Old Town.
ArkDes news – “there is a revolution underway in architecture and design publishing, that is giving a voice to independent editors and critics as never before”. The Swedish centre for architecture and design dives into this debate.
A new Museum of London project, which is bringing Finsbury Park residents together in a network of light and sound to discuss the future of London.
DesignMorphine is a creative hub for design trough workshops, lectures, projects and explorations in the field of architecture, design and arts. They planning a scholarship project to help at least one very talented student.