Design, Activism and Impact

To coincide with Greenpeace’s 50th anniversary, Dezeen has teamed up with Michael Green Architecture and Greenpeace to host a live talk to discuss the role of designers in environmental activism. The conversation explores where designers fit into the wider conversation of environmental justice and whether enough is being done to address pressing environmental concerns such… Continue reading Design, Activism and Impact

Neri&Hu: Traversing Thresholds

Traversing Thresholds is a solo exhibition by Neri&Hu that explores and investigates Italian architect Carlo Scarpa‘s archive of work. The exhibition showcases Scarpa’s work and examines the architect’s use of materiality. voyeurism and circulation to facilitate intimate moments within his designs and work. Alongside Scarpa’s work, Neri&Hu highlight the qualities of Alcantara materials within architecture.… Continue reading Neri&Hu: Traversing Thresholds

Art Basel Hong Kong 2022

Art Basel Hong Kong returns with a range of talks and exhibitions from various international creatives. The art fair also features six screenings of 15 films made by and about different artists, as well as contributions from leading world galleries such as Hauser & Wirth and White Cube. Publications including Design Anthology and Kaleidoscope also… Continue reading Art Basel Hong Kong 2022

A Section of Now

A Section of Now is an architecture exhibition that explores the society we live in with a strong focus on family, work, technology, life expectations, property ownership and activism. A Section of Now: Social Norms and Rituals as Sites for Architectural Intervention forms part of a year-long investigation that questioned: “How can architecture and urbanism better… Continue reading A Section of Now

Madrid Design Festival 2022

The fifth edition of Madrid Design Festival features an extensive exhibition programme and hosts leading figures in national and international design. Women’s voices in design are prominent in this year’s edition with the participation of Jane Withers, Hella Jongerius, Anna Heringer, Patricia Urquiola and Izaskun Chinchilla. They speak about their projects, philosophy and how they… Continue reading Madrid Design Festival 2022

IDS Toronto 2022

Interior design show IDS Toronto returns to the Canadian city presenting various products and furniture as well as talks and exhibitions from creative minds from North America and beyond. The show aims to be “a platform to experience the importance of design firsthand”. Read more about past editions of the interior design show on Dezeen… Continue reading IDS Toronto 2022

DesignTO 2022

DesignTO is a non-profit arts organisation that hosts Canada’s leading annual design festival in Toronto. Forming part of Toronto design week each January, DesignTO Festival brings together 100 diverse exhibitions and events across the Canadian city from a range of multidisciplinary creatives. The festival describes its purpose as “bringing people together to design a better… Continue reading DesignTO 2022

Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2022

Malaysian International Furniture Fair brings together various international exhibitors and buyers as “the number one furniture fair in Southeast Asia”. Taking place in Kuala Lumpa, the fair includes over 600 products from a range of practitioners and is held in two of Malaysia’s most prominent exhibition venues. Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2022 takes place from… Continue reading Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2022