Space Pod Alights at the Serpentine Gallery – New York Times

LONDON — For the 15th year, the Serpentine Gallery has commissioned an architect to design a temporary structure on its front lawn in Kensington Gardens here. Read the complete article in The New York Times… Other news coverage: Wallpaper, June 24, 2014 ArchDaily, June 24, 2014 Serpentine Galleries, June 24, 2014

Beats By Dre’s Splashy New Headquarters: No Apple Influence Here – FastCoDesign

Southern California history meets daytime disco in Beats’ Culver City headquarters. “Beats is a Southern Californian company and Bestor’s design underscores that connection to L.A.’s history, landscape, and culture with a series of photo murals by photographer Iwan Baan in 10 of the conference and break-out rooms. The aerial images depict the founder’s neighborhoods–Silver Lake, […]

Interview with Photographer Iwan Baan

“Within the rather genteel milieu of architectural photographers, Baan is a phenomenon: a Flying Dutchman constantly girding the globe in pursuit of images. Like an architectural version of Mario Testino, he is the starchitects’ photographer du jour, documenting their buildings in a way that has become as distinctive and era-defining as Julius Shulman’s moody, monochrome […]