• Brief Encounters

    Veronica Simpson is in Portsmouth, looking at good and not-so-good ways of keeping back the sea

  • The 16th Venice Architecture Biennale — review

    The 16th Venice Architecture Biennale takes as its theme the concept of Freespace. With 71 exhibition participants and 63 national pavilions, there’s much to explore. Here we bring you all the highlights — and reflect on how architects from around the world have interpreted the idea of generous, inclusive and humane architecture

  • The Goldsmiths’ Centre celebrates the evolution of silver tableware

    The Goldsmiths’ Centre launches Made for the Table, its new exhibition celebrating the 500 years of history and ritual surrounding silverware and the dining table.

  • Light + Tech: Transformers are Top Picks

    Lighting expert Jill Entwistle looks at three IALD award winning projects, each taking illumination to a new level

  • Design trend: back to nature

    We look at the rise of designers using nature as the inspiration behind their products and interiors.

  • Materials: Root of the Matter

    Annabelle Filer, of the material resource SCIN, presents a selection of new materials that includes a textile from the root systems of plants

  • Review: Night fever – designing club culture

    Vitra Design Museum’s latest show immerses visitors in the world of nightclubs, to explore how design has shaped our nightlife

  • Winch Design and Heesen prove the power of yacht design

    Luxury knows no bounds on board a Heesen yacht, as DesignCurial discovered at a workshop hosted by the manufacturer, in collaboration with London–based Winch Design.

  • Focus: Residential

    In this extended look at the residential sector, we review an eclectic variety of projects, ranging from Victorian gasholders-turned-apartments and lofts in Amsterdam to a former Post Office sorting office that provides not only new dwellings but also an open-access garden

  • The World’s Coolest Car Parks 2018

    After thousands of public votes, the world’s coolest car parks have now been revealed.