Showroom design, interior design and lighting event for professionals is organized second time in Helsinki Fair Centre 13.–15.9.2017. Avanto Architects Ltd were asked to design exhibition architecture, but found the task very challenging as they always start from the site.
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.
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.
The exhibition TABULA presents the Arvo Pärt Centre building by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos in Estonia. The ensemble is currently under construction and will be the new home for the legacy of the distinguished Estonian composer Arvo Pärt.
London Festival of Architecture news – Shortlist for LFA Modern Maypole competition. The theme for 2018 is ‘identity’, explored and celebrated through a lively and diverse programme of public events across the UK capital.
Design Trust for Public Space news – making the case for community-prioritized use of land and will explore the potential of the Community Land Trust as a model for public space in the Mott Haven-Port Morris area in the South Bronx.
Norman Foster Foundation presents a Robotics Atelier hosted in the Madrid Headquarters with the support of the Rolex Institute. It relates to design and building, explored in a week-long event.
The Dallas Architecture Forum continues its 2017-2018 lecture season with Fernando Tabuenca, one of Spain’s leading architects, and winner of the 2016 American Architecture Gold Medal Prize in Architectural Design and Renovation.
This autumn, the Museum of London invites visitors to discuss issues and aspects of London life over a drink with some of the leading thinkers in the city today: informal, relaxed opportunities to sink your teeth into subjects of concern and relevance to Londoners.
The travelling Human Cities exhibition presents the process and results of co-creating activities in the experimental Labs of all the Human Cities partners in ten different European cities. The next upcoming Exhibition is landing at Bilbao Design Week.
This year’s Surface & Materials Show celebrated all that is innovative, beautiful and high-performance in the industry, while also enjoying significant growth in visitors and a buzz of excitement for the future.
UK architecture centre RIBA North in Liverpool announces winter programme of exhibitions and events, starting with Cerámica on 28 October, plus Stirling Prize Models and The Presidents Medals.
UABB to be held in Shenzhen, China, on 15 Dec: the only exhibition in the world to explore issues of urbanization and architectural development within China and around the world, creating a unique experience for its audience.
The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao 20th Anniversary events, with “Reflections” as the lead show, plus Chasmata and astronaut Pedro Duque’s talk with students.