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Exclusive video interview with Make Architects and LLDC at The Podium

In July 2011, the London Legacy Development Corporation selected Make, James Cor...

3XN designs new headquarters for IOC in Lausanne

Danish design firm 3XN has been announced as the winner of a design competition...

Lord Norman Foster and Hiroshu Sugimoto named first recipients of Isamu Noguchi Award

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02.09.2012 

Art+ArchitectureCamp 

WHAT: Design-build camp for learning-by-doing on African architecture WHO CAN PARTICIPA  ...read more

15.11.2013 

Hello, my name is Paul Smith 

Step into the world of fashion designer Paul Smith, a world of creation, inspiration, coll  ...read more

22.01.2014 

In The Making at the Design Museum 

In The Making, curated for the Design Museum by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, captures tw  ...read more

22.03.2014 

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain, V&A Museum 

A new collaboration between the V&A and the Bard Graduate Center examining the life and wo  ...read more

Trio of flood-resistant houses costing less than $2,000 constructed in Cambodia
Back in October 2012, WAN advertised a design competition for sustainable housing in Cambodia. Organised by Building Trust International with Habitat for Humanity Cambodia, Karuna Cambodia and the Cambodian Society of Architects, the competition challenged entrants to pitch ideas for a simple, cost-effective and flood-resistant residential project costing no more than $2,000. Three winners were selected in March 2013 and we are delighted to announce that this trio of successful designs has now been seen through to realisation. The Wet + Dry House by Mary Ann Jackson, Ralph Green, Muhammad Kamil and Nick Shearman, the Courtyard House by Jess Lumley and Alexander Koller, and the Open Embrace by Keith Greenwald and Lisa Ekle are now occupied by new homeowners in Cambodia. David Cole, Founding Partner and Director of Building Trust International said: “The most heartwarming part of t

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