While it’s hard to feel anything even vaguely resembling joy in a month which sees the UK start its senseless and cowardly, withdrawal from the European Union … life goes on!!
Our five top distractions for April 2017 features new design and architecture exhibitions in Berlin, New York, Paris, Dessau and Milan.
For George Orwell nothing heralded spring quite like the re-appearance of toads, emerging from their subterranean hibernation and setting off, once again, on life’s great cycle.
Our toads are the flurry of new design and architecture exhibitions which open globally every March, as the international museum and gallery community awake from their winter slumber.
Our highlights for March 2017, featuring new exhibitions in Bielefeld, Helsinki, Weil am Rhein, Utrecht and Paris
Slowly but surely September is becoming Europe’s summer. Whereas July and August increasingly fail to produce anything even vaguely “summery”,
After four weeks of competition at venues throughout France the 2016 Design EM prepares to bid adieu, au revoir and
Whereas April showers tend to make you wet, grumpy and late, May showers are much more agreeable – or more
Henry van de Velde not only helped define Art Nouveau, he was also party to Art Nouveau’s christening; even if
“This is a job of work whose goal is precision, delicacy, amiability and attentiveness: being attentive to people, uses, buildings,
In 1969 the then French President Georges Pompidou announced his desire that Paris should posses a large museum dedicated to
On days when his sketches didn’t meet with his own, self-critical, approval, the Swiss architect and urban planner Le Corbusier
From June 1st until June 7th the 15th D’Days Paris will be staged under the theme “Experience” Which is hopefully
“Who’s the more foolish, the fool or the fool who follows him?” asks Obi-Wan Kenobi, more or less rhetorically, in
Until December 20th the Paris dépendance of Galerie kreo is presenting an exhibition dedicated to the vivacious variety of contemporary
“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers” exclaims Anne Shirley in Lucy Maud Montgomery’s 1908 novel
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Mayday! Mayday! Don’t panic. It’s just a public holiday. You’ll survive. Barbecue something…… And afterwards, when everyone else is back
“What is the Paris Exposition?”, asked Roger Gilman in the September 1925 edition of The Art Bulletin, “It is a
By way of unwinding ahead of his forthcoming solo exhibition at the Vitra Design Museum, German designer Konstantin Grcic is
The evenings are getting longer and the rain is a little warmer: Spring is unquestionably approaching. And with the rising