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Frank Gehry's greatest works on show in Paris

With his unique vision and fantastical approach to architecture, winner of the 1989 Pritzker prize Frank Gehry has become an internationally …

Frank Gehry

Lucy McRae envisions a human vacuum chamber for the future of space travel

<b>London Design Festival 2014:</b> a vacuum chamber that wraps performers in silver foil material forms the centrepiece for an installation by Lucy McRae …

Sputnik Lamps Meticulously Covered with a Complex Web

Julie Lansom is photographer-turned-decoration designer, crafting a collection of handmade lamps that she calls Sputnik. They are made using painted wood and high quality cotton or wool threads. Indentations are cut into each of the sides which allows Lansom to meticulously string the fibers …

Sputnik

Brigitte Bardot: her life and times so far – in pictures

BB was born in Paris on 28 September 1934 and as she approaches her 80th birthday, we thought it a good time to look back at her life and work as an actor and activist<p>• Brigitte Bardot at 80: still outrageous, outspoken and controversial

Milan Fashion Week: Backstage at Alberta Ferretti

A fluttering of chiffon and wafts of lace, occasionally punctuated with embroidered and sequin-sprinkled flowers, gently graced the runway for …

READY-TO-WEAR SPRING/SUMMER 2015<p>See the 36 images

Art by Design

On September 13th, the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas presents “Provocations: The Architecture and Design of Heatherwick Studio”—the first stateside retrospective of renowned British designer Thomas Heatherwick. Curated by Brooke Hodge, the new deputy director of the Cooper-Hewitt, the …

Astonishing Stretchable Paper Sculptures Appear to Be Made of Stone

At first glance the sculptures constructed by artist Li Hongbo appear to be chiseled out of stone, but once manipulated and pulled, they reveal the use of a different medium. Once the viewer uncovers that the sculpture can not only move, but stretch, spread, twist, bend, and contract, the pieces …

Sculpture

More than a few designers had art on the brain this season. Here, we pair the clothes with the works: http://wmag.co/XFwWBr

The Hidden Ways Urban Design Segregates The Poor

There’s a name for uncomfortable benches, hard-to-reach parks, and ubiquitous surveillance: disciplinary architecture.<p>A few weeks ago, news emerged that a New York building was planning a separate entrance for residents of its low-income units–“poor doors.” Outrage ensued, but the truth is, urban …

Clay robotics: the future of architecture is happening now in a Chilterns farm

With robots made from sausage-stuffers in the barn and follies in the fields, Grymsdyke Farm is the ideal place for students to experiment with new technologies and local materials. Its creators explain why every village needs a robot<p>In an old barn in the rolling Chilterns, white globules drip from …

The secret diary of Frida Kahlo

Tormented by physical and mental pain, the artist Frida Kahlo poured her anguish into an extraordinary set of illustrated diaries<p>The tiny figure, fragile as a costume-doll, perches precariously on top of a classical column. Parts of her, the parts used to make <b>art</b> – an eye, a hand – are falling …

Handbags that look like faces – in pictures

It has come to the fashion desk’s attention that the best handbags at the moment look a lot like faces. Which makes carrying your stuff around a lot more jolly, doesn’t it? It’s a fun example of pareidolia breaking into the fashion world. Some of these are less obvious than others, but once you …

Couture clash. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/1hlzu Photo by Craig McDean, styled by Edward Enninful; W Magazine September 2013.

2014 Core77 Design Awards Winner Spotlight: Polygons, a Measuring Tool for the All-in-One Enthusiast in All of Us

Polygons all started with what was supposed to be a classroom lesson in what not to do. National Institute of Design student Rahul Agarwal …

Up all night. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/1h1hx Lindsey Wixson photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, styled by Alex White Edits; W Magazine March 2010.

Shining a Light (and Lots of Color) on Previously Invisible Wi-Fi Signals

Since the dawn of the radio, over a century ago, there has been buzz about the invisible rays that make our tech go 'round... and what they're doing …

Breaking: Art Student Makes Synthetic Leaf, Solves Everything

<i>Ask your doctor if Silk Leaf is right for you</i><p>Stop the Green Dream presses. Julian Melchiorri has <i>built</i> a leaf that absorbs CO2 and sunlight and …

The Summer House You've Always Wanted, Built Right Into Your Winter Home

You've gotta love a house that comes with instructions. The newest project from Iranian design group nextoffice scales up the the space-saving …

"Casa Futebol" Concept to Turn World Cup Stadiums into Public Housing

No Brazilian can be happy with their national team suffering two crushing defeats in a row, and now the country is dotted with brand-new stadiums …

Low-Cost, Balloon-Formed Housing Concept for Developing Countries

Not many architects can say that their father invented a new way of building. Nicoló Bini, however, is adapting his dad’s 1960s air-formed Binishell concept for a new generation.<p>Nicoló Bini went to architecture school to figure out an effective way to build low-cost housing in developing countries. …

Developing Countries

UK Rocket Scientist Designs Hyper-Efficient Cookware

In recent years we've seen some neat re-thinks of basic cookware, from a self-stirring pot to Mike Whitehead's CNC-milled cast iron skillet. Now a …

Humorous Urban Interventions on the Streets of France by OakOak | Colossal

<p>Based in the old industrial town of St. Etienne, France, street artist oakoak (previously) relies on a keen sense of observation to create his …

Oon Power Outlet Features Playful Design and Flexible Body

Well well well, <b>Oon</b> is the type of multi-outlet power cord that you don’t want to hide. Most power strips in the market doesn’t care about the design, …

Studio Visit: Jólan van der Wiel

With its large weighted wooden frame, pulleys and ropes aplenty, Jólan van der Wiel's experiments into gravity as a natural design force is a perfect example of The Netherlands' process-driven design ethos. An extension of the work by those rogues at Droog and the provocative Marcel Wanders, his …

Design

Reclaimed Wood Used to Design Gallery Interior

Alejandro Preciado contacted Pop+Dots, an experimental design studio in Guadalajara, to design part of the interior of his new gallery in …