Brexit: design and architecture professionals oppose the UK leaving the European Union

#BoatLeave protest on Wednesday 15 June 2016.

David Chipperfield, Sam Baron, Thomas Heatherwick, Foster+Partners, Tom Dixon, David Adaje and many other British designers and architects oppose Brexit as it could compromise Britain’s leading role on the world stage, scare foreign investors, impoverish precious creative exchange and even cause a shortage of construction workers.

10 cultural architectures we are looking forward to in 2016

Tate Modern, tower extension, South view - Photo by Herzog & de Meuron.

ArchiPanic celebrates the new year with 10 great cultural architectures that will inaugurate and mark 2016… From Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town, from Shanghai to Miami, Happy New Year!

VENICE BIENNALE against the Archistar-effect

With Rem Koolhas as curator of 2014 Venice Biennale, architecture world will have to touch base with the “Foundamentals”. No bombastic slogans are allowed, no flamboyant extravaganza or ArchiStar line-ups are to be shown off but a honest reflection of how architecture has broken national boundaries and how it relates every day with the “Absorbing Modernity” Issue.