• Something in the City: Design and culture in Dundee

    With the V&A Dundee to open in 2018 the city of Dundee is getting ready to show its historic and modern design and cultural credentials.

  • Brief Encounters: Cycling to sustainability

    From the perspective of a bicycle seat, Veronica Simpson concludes that Holland shows how investment in cycling, inventiveness and courage can pay massive benefits to cyclists and the planet

  • Destruction of Memory review

    Tim Slade’s film, based on Robert Bevan’s 2006 book of the same name, documents the cultural destruction that has wrought catastrophic results across the world. It’s a must-see, says Veronica Simpson

  • Community-led Regeneration

    Community-led schemes are increasing and covering a wide variety of projects, thanks to more interest in participation and cuts to public-sector funding

  • Brief Encounters

    Veronica Simpson takes a trip to Venice and despite all the tourists declares it a very liveable city

  • Brighton Rocks

    We discover that the south coast city of Brighton is the vanguard of sustainable and innovative design that is inspiring a new breed of eco enterprise

  • Veronica Simpson discovers the benefits of thinking outside the box

    In her own column, regular FX contributor Veronica Simpson attends a Permaculture design workshop

  • Wild about design

    We go to the country for a breath of fresh air and to see what magic design and architecture is weaving to enhance the view.

  • Veronica Simpson encounters Connection Crew

    Veronica Simpson meets a company that’s a familiar sight working at design events, and whose business model committed to social equality has something we can all learn from.

  • Blueprint innovation: 16 interviews with international architects

    We asked 16 international architects what innovation means to them and why it is important to their work. Including: Paola Antonellli, Shigeru Ban, Odile Decq, Liz Diller, Andre Fu, Jeanne Gang, Reinier de Graaf, Francine Houben, Kengo Kuma, Tom Kundig, Daniel Libeskind, Nieto Sobejano, Michael Pawlyn, Monica von Schmalensee, Aaron Taylor Harvey, Sarah Wigglesworth