Serpentine Pavilion and Summer Houses 2016

First published by Serpentine Galleries London and Koening Books, London. Order the book at Serpenting Galleries, Cornerhouse Publications or Amazon. Championing the possibilities of new ideas in contemporary art since opening in 1970, the Serpentine has presented pioneering exhibitions for almost half a century, showing a wide range of work from emerging practitioners to the […]

Portman’s America & Other Speculations

Exhibition and Book Book edited by Mohsen Mostafavi, published by Lars Müller Publishers and co-published by Harvard University Graduate School of Design Order the book at Lars Müller Publishers, at your local book store or on Amazon Portman’s America & Other Speculations takes an unconventional and speculative approach towards the understanding and future potentials of the […]

The Long Life of Design in Italy: B&B Italia. 50 Years and Beyond

Authors and contributors: by Stefano Casciani, Giorgio Busnelli (Foreword), Renzo Piano (Contributor), Ferruccio de Bortoli. B&B Italia, established in 1966 by Piero Ambrogio Busnelli, is a prestigious Italian company that manufactures furniture and furnishing for homes and businesses. Order the book at your local book store or on Amazon. Read about about the book News coverage: […]

African Modernism – Architecture of Independence

Exhibition and Book Book authored by Manuel Hertz Architects and published by Park Books, Zurich Order the book at Park Books, at your local book store or on Amazon Exhibition Tour: May 20, 2016 – June 30, 2016, Maison de l’Architecture, Pavillon SICLI, Geneva, Switzerland January 29, 2016 – April 16, 2016, Graham Foundation Chicago, USA February 20, 2015 – May 31, 2015, Vitra Design Museum Gallery, Weil […]

Olafur Eliasson: Riverbed

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, 2015 In the fall of 2014 the internationally acclaimed Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson (born 1967) showed the major solo exhibition Riverbed at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Denmark. The exhibition included a monumental site-specific intervention―a huge landscape of rocks and streaming water―occupying the main part of Louisiana’s exhibition space […]

Olafur Eliasson: Contact

This striking catalog, designed by Irma Boom, showcases the spectacular work of world-renowned contemporary artist Olafur Eliasson. Contact, Olafur Eliasson’s inaugural exhibition at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, addresses the themes of light—or rather, darkness and shadows—space, and time in installations that create a visceral experience for the spectator. The book features critical essays, […]

Spielraum – Barkow Leibinger

The works presented in this volume by American/German architectural team Barkow Leibinger range from prototypes and installations to buildings such as the recently completed Tour Total, in which form and space evolve by means of the handling of material and new technologies and tools. Texts by Hal Foster, Carson Chan, Brett Steele, Sarah Whiting, Barkow Leibinger […]

Saving Place- 50 Years of New York City Landmarks

Published in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Landmarks Law, and a major exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York, Saving Place tells its story in essays by notable New Yorkers and preservationists. It evaluates contemporary additions to landmarks, and new buildings in historic districts. The book includes […]