New Author information at DesignCurial New and updated information from Author listed on http://www.http// en-us http://www.http// New Author information at DesignCurial http://http// Profile: Tom Dixon <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/8012383/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The road less travelled — From metal-bashing artist to design doyen, Tom Dixon has taken a unique path through the design industry, that has included everything from playing in a band and running nightclubs, to being the creative head of high-street design stalwart Habitat Mon, 06 Jul 2020 12:34:00 GMT Discovering Samuel Ryde’s Hand Dryers <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/7992101/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Blueprint discovers Samuel Ryde's delightful new book, Hand Dryers, and the story behind the images Wed, 24 Jun 2020 11:50:00 GMT Desert rose: National Museum of Qatar by Ateliers Jean Nouvel <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/7253665/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Ateliers Jean Nouvel’s new National Museum of Qatar in Doha is an overtly dramatic, yet at the same time gentle, structure based on naturally occurring desert rose mineral formations Tue, 25 Jun 2019 09:33:59 GMT Meet Jun Aizaki, the man making coffee cups out of food <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/7246209/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The work of Jun Aizaki's design firm Crème spans everything from organic coffee cups to pedestrian bridges Wed, 12 Jun 2019 17:29:00 GMT West side story: inside New York's Hudson Yards <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/7224403/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The northern end of New York’s High Line is now capped off by a massive $25bn mixed-use development called Hudson Yards. On its cusp is The Shed, a Diller Scofidio + Renfro-designed arts building, at its heart is the Heatherwick Studio-designed Vessel and in its shopping mall is the Snark Park, by Snarkitecture Fri, 31 May 2019 14:23:00 GMT Library in the clouds: Oodi by ALA Architects <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6952578/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>In Finland the right to visit a library has been enshrined in law for almost a century. Now in Helsinki, ALA Architects has created the crown jewel of libraries, Oodi, on the most prime piece of real estate in the country. Don’t expect too many books though — that’s just not what the modern library is all about Thu, 24 Jan 2019 14:18:00 GMT King's Cross Kit-Kats: Coal Drops Yard by Heatherwick Studio <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6860525/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The long-anticipated and Heatherwick Studio-designed shopping complex in King’s Cross, Coal Drops Yard, finally opens Fri, 23 Nov 2018 12:46:00 GMT Red hot drama: Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology by McCullough Mulvin Architects <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6813556/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>McCullough Mulvin Architects’ new project for the Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology features dramatic accommodation blocks in red, a connective walkway and landscaping that responds to the scorching climate, expressing both Mughal and modernist architectural influences with a 21st-century sensibility Fri, 26 Oct 2018 08:58:00 GMT Ferrari: Under the Skin — review <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6040573/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Design Museum’s Ferrari show may be a collector’s fantasy, but it fails to get under Blueprint’s skin Tue, 06 Feb 2018 12:43:17 GMT Yoshino Cedar House by Airbnb and Go Hasegawa <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5834132/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Airbnb and architect Go Hasegawa have designed a cedar-wood house and given it to the village of Yoshino in rural Japan Tue, 06 Jun 2017 09:43:54 GMT