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The Japanese House at the Barbican

This Barbican exhibition explores modernist Japanese architecture and its reflection of societal changes and ever-evolving lifestyles of the country's inhabitants.

2017-05-24 17:03:32By Angharad Jones

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Cross Stitch House, Melbourne

Located in the inner city of Melbourne, this house takes inspiration from tapestries and Japanese design to create a unique space that’s modern, full of natural light and has plenty of living space.

2017-05-24 11:37:24By Angharad Jones

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Yann Rabanier's Cars and Bodies

In a bid to highlight society’s dependence on cars, photographer Yann Rabanier, director and videographer Romain Dussaulx and architect Thomas Cestia have come together to create Cars and Bodies.

2017-05-21 12:46:00By Angharad Jones

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Rei Kawakubo and Comme des Garçons at The Met

Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between showcases the the Japanese designer's unconventional pieces from 1980 to today, challenging the idea of fashion and beauty.

2017-05-04 13:04:25By Angharad Jones

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A Contemporary Villa in Okinawa

On the Japanese island of Okinawa, Tokyo studio ISSHO Architects has designed a villa that takes inspiration from traditional Okinawan housing while adding contemporary architectural details.

2017-05-04 11:37:15By Angharad Jones

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Tom Blachford's Midnight Modern

Tom Blachford photographs Palm Springs' iconic mid-century modern houses, lit up only by the moonlight and odd street lamp.

2017-04-21 09:00:14By Angharad Jones

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The Best Acts at Coachella 2017

Following its recent expansion, Coachella's line-up was bigger and better than ever in 2017. Coggles picks out the performances to revisit from the festival's opening weekend.

2017-04-20 12:54:08By Angharad Jones

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Modernism Rediscovered by Julius Shulman

California’s mid-century modern architecture is among some of the most iconic from the 20th century. Characterised by clean, graphic lines, open areas and light spaces, this style of architecture was a new and innovative departure from that which preceded it and is still incredibly influential today.

2017-04-17 09:00:23By Angharad Jones

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Mid-Century Cabins in Upstate New York

In the Hudson Valley region of upstate New York, Lang Architecture has developed a collection of cabins designed for Manhattanites who want an architect-designed weekend getaway a couple of hours from the city - without the fuss.

2017-04-03 16:05:42By Angharad Jones

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Maison 0.82 by Pascual Architecte

Located in the city of Nîmes, Maison 0.82 was built by local studio Pascual Architecte, designed to make the most of the sun in the region.

2017-03-27 15:43:05By Angharad Jones