New DESIGN information at DesignCurial New and updated information from DESIGN listed on http://www.http// en-us http://www.http// New DESIGN information at DesignCurial http://http// Our pick from the Wood Awards 2018 shortlist The Wood Awards 2018 shortlist has been revealed, and we’ve chosen a selection of shortlisted designs that we think could be worthy winners. Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:26:36 GMT Transforming an art-deco icon: Finsbury Office by BDG architecture + design The practice has taken a space within the art-deco icon and, while respecting its heritage, has transformed it into a modern office for the 21st century Mon, 20 Aug 2018 15:47:00 GMT Leith Furniture: One to Watch in August Leith Furniture was established in 2012 by husband-and-wife team Jack and Danni Leith. The unique furniture produced involves techniques such as carving, gilding, and marquetry Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:35:00 GMT Rediscovering a civic asset: York Mansion House by De Matos Ryan A civic asset that few in York knew they had, this 18th-century building is now welcoming the public for historical appreciation, tours and events following a £2.4m restoration and refurbishment Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:19:00 GMT A 21st-century castle: Fjordenhus by Studio Olafur Eliasson Sitting in the water at Vejle, Denmark, Fjordenhus is Studio Olafur Eliasson's first (and last) solo architectural project, embracing ‘outsider’ architecture and with hardly a right angle to be seen Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:27:00 GMT Our pick of the top A' Design Award Winners The A’Design Awards are renowned worldwide as one of the most prestigious and inclusive design competitions. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:14:22 GMT Ken Shuttleworth: ‘The only real asset we have as a practice is our people’ The career of Ken Shuttleworth, awarded for Outstanding Lifetime Contribution to Design in the FX Awards, has taken him across five decades, three continents and two major architecture practices – first Foster + Partners and then Make Architects, whi… Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:30:58 GMT Book review: Design as an Attitude by Alice Rawsthorn Alice Rawsthorn’s new book, Design as an Attitude, proposes an expansion of what we consider as design, championing its social and facilitatory role Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:02:02 GMT Top Five: Our favourite products in August Our pick of products new to market Wed, 08 Aug 2018 12:14:25 GMT The Diary: Exhibitions, shows and events in August Our pick of events happening this month or coming up Tue, 07 Aug 2018 13:28:00 GMT