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  • September 2018

  • Moniker Art Fair returns to London’s Old Truman Brewery

    • 26 September 2018

    Running from the 4th – 7th October 2018, the highly acclaimed Moniker Art Fair returns to the Old Truman Brewery for its 10th edition.

    Let’s hear it for Birmingham!

    • 26 September 2018

    With HS2 underway, a new station to integrate it with the city at large, districts being developed and the skyline changing year by year, it’s the place to be, says Tariq Shaikh

    Risks worth taking: FX Talks 2019

    • 26 September 2018

    Nothing worth doing is ever easy, so the adage goes. Taking the simple route is always tempting but seldom rewarding, which is why those brave enough to think independently can be such valuable sources of inspiration. FX Talks returned for its second year with another engaging line-up of inspiring radical thinkers to share their individual perspectives on thinking differently

    Corian® goes to work on high-impact, user-friendly design

    • 25 September 2018

    An ideal partner in the workplace, Corian® Solid Surface offers a wealth of attributes that can adapt to any number of aesthetic or functional demands. From high-impact reception desks to sleek washroom fittings, and from sophisticated wall cladding to high-performance desktops, Corian® is an inspiration to work with – from the planning stages to end-user occupation.

    Civic gesture: Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art by Assemble

    • 25 September 2018

    In its biggest architectural commission to date, Turner Prize-winning Assemble has sensitively transformed a complex of Victorian baths in Lewisham into an open, adaptable public gallery for Goldsmiths, University of London

    Fly Forbo competition winner: Ernest Place, Durham, by Greenwell Design

    • 25 September 2018

    Fly Forbo recognises and celebrates designers who use its products to produce exceptional spaces and places

    Jestico + Whiles design a hidden speakeasy in Manchester’s Corn Exchange

    • 25 September 2018

    A bar/restaurant with the feel of a hidden speakeasy has been created by Jestico + Whiles in Manchester’s former Corn Exchange building. With trading ceasing after the Second World War, it is now a dining destination for a vibrant city

    V&A Dundee by Kengo Kuma Associates

    • 21 September 2018

    In Dundee, the V&A’s only museum outside of London is about to open, bringing ambitious exhibitions and stories of design and how it shapes lives to many more people than previously possible

    Levitt Bernstein unites a campus to unite the community

    • 21 September 2018

    Due to a major redevelopment scheme at UCL Faculty of Laws by architecture practice Levitt Bernstein, the separate buildings of Bentham House and the Gideon Schreier wing now form a cohesive and contemporary complex for the law department of University College London

    Istanbul Design Biennial presents A School of Schools

    • 20 September 2018

    Taking place over six weeks, the fourth Istanbul Design Biennial will explore ‘design as learning’ and will turn the city into a centre for innovation and design.