October 13th, 2016
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ARCHITECTURE FOR ART’S SAKE

Eddie Heathcote, Architecture & Design critic for the FT makes an interesting point in this year’s edition of ‘Frieze Week’: Once there was an art of architecture within which paintings and sculptures were displayed. Now there is, instead an architecture for art The architecture of museums and galleries has, for centuries, been dislocated from the …more…

September 21st, 2016
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The RIBA to host Article 25’s annual 10×10 Auction

Article 25 has announced that this year’s esteemed 10×10 Auction will be hosted by at the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in London for the second time on the evening of the 29th of November 2016. The RIBA London’s beautiful Florence Hall will display 100 works of art created by some of the UK’s …more…

June 10th, 2016
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Considerate Cycling – How to communicate a message with style

As part of the Mr Porter Nocturne held on Saturday June 4, the legendary Peter Murray pulled together what the Guardian called a ‘motley crue’ to enter the Concourse d’ Elegance – essentially a celebration of considerate cycling. There was a juicy £1,000 prize money which went to team Dyson –  four delightful gentlemen on …more…

May 23rd, 2016
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DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY AT CLERKENWELL DESIGN WEEK

Sto Werkstatt’s new exhibition, One Thing After Another, designed by Sam Jacob Studio, will be unveiled tomorrow as part of Clerkenwell Design Week 2016. Sam Jacob Studio was invited to create a unique installation for the Werkstatt’s gallery space that explores the exchange of information between digital and physical worlds. One Thing After Another starts …more…

March 3rd, 2016
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MIPIM and Me: Graham Parker

In the latest of our MIPIM & Me blogs we spoke to Graham Parker. As editor of the MIPIM News, Graham has been at the heart of the world’s biggest property fair since its inception. When was your first visit to MIPIM? Why did you decide to go? 1990 – I was hired as a …more…

February 29th, 2016
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MIPIM and Me: Melanie Leech

Melanie Leech, CBE, joined the British Property Federation in 2015, following nine years as Director General of the Food and Drink Federation. Her role is to champion UK real estate and to promote a sustainable partnership between governments and the sector to deliver a high quality built environment. When was your first visit to MIPIM? Why …more…

February 26th, 2016
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MIPIM and Me: Peter Murray

For the second in our special blog series in the run-up to MIPIM we spoke to Peter Murray. Peter is the founder of the London Festival of Architecture and the NLA, where he currently serves as Chairman. Trained as an architect, he was an editor of Building Design and RIBA Journal before starting Blueprint in 1983. He is …more…

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