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

    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

    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

    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

    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.

  • The Blueprint curated diary: Jan Boelen

    Curator of this year’s Istanbul Design Biennial, Jan Boelen shares his highlights for the autumn

  • Carl Hansen & Son opens its latest flagship store in Pimlico

    Third generation Danish furniture brand, Carl Hansen & Son, has opened its second London store in the heart of Pimlico.

  • DesignCurial in Conversation: Straight Designs’ Solomon Mansoor

    We find out more about Straight Designs, the US-based interior and exterior design firm that has been making waves in the multi-unit property industry.

  • Lessons from Venice

    The Venice Architecture Biennale is the biggest and most important architecture exhibition in the world. With this year’s theme ‘freespace’ – investigating how architecture can go the extra mile to facilitate engagement, appreciation and utilisation by the public – there is no shortage of inspirational projects as well as those whose ideas perhaps get lost in translation

  • Squire and Partners weave 6 Warwick Street into Soho’s creative scene

    Squire and Partners set out to rework this Soho office building to reflect the area’s inherent creativity and its past inhabitants with a new facade and interiors inspired by Soho habitué Francis Bacon and his fellow Colony Room Clubbers

  • Spiced Honey is Dulux’s Colour of the Year 2019

    Dulux has revealed its Colour of the Year 2019 and the supporting ColourFutures™ palettes, helping inspire and transform beautiful spaces from a range of sectors.