• Talking Points - Simon Erridge of Bennetts Associates

    Simon Erridge of Bennetts Associates looks at the potential benefits of cultural investment, and uses Chester’s new Storyhouse development by the practice as an example.

  • Design Seminar: The new showcases of experience

    What impact will emerging technologies have on how we shop? How will virtual reality, augmented reality and the increased interest in wellness and sustainability impact on retail design? And what design strategies can help traditional retailers survive? Our retail design experts got stuck into the big issues at the latest in FX’s series of design seminars.

  • Checkland Kindleysides/Studio AE

    This new store for American Eagle in Manhattan has features to appeal to young customers – including free laundry facilities for nearby New York University students

  • Penoyre & Prasad/Sibson Building, University of Kent

    The practice has delivered the largest academic building for the university since it was founded in the Sixties, sitting in mature woodland without dominating it

  • Profile - Jeffrey Beers

    Architect Jeffrey Beers was mentored by the likes of Oscar Niemeyer, IM Pei and Dale Chihuly before setting up his own practice Jeffrey Beers International and becoming a leader in hospitality design

  • Reporter

    Picasso’s work from each month of 1932 goes on show at Tate Modern in the gallery’s first-ever Picasso solo show

  • If only...

    ...sterile glass buildings could look like they belong, says Bex Simon

  • One to Watch - DH Liberty

    One to Watch is DH Liberty, a multi-discipline design practice addressing architecture, interiors and product design, and set up by Dara Huang four years ago

  • Focus: Smooth Transition

    Formica continues to change with the times, moving into the era of texture and touch with its new product Infiniti

  • Focus: Wallpapers - Fool me once, fool me twice

    Mineheart is bringing the classic art of trompe-l'œil up to date with its unique range of wallpapers and rugs