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This month, we’re going clubbing! From Hong Kong to Toronto via Munich and Singapore, California and Mexico, we seek out the best nightclub design in venues around the world, showing us how they’re getting clubbers through the doors. It seems good music and plentiful drinks are no longer sufficient!
Veronica Simpson is at the Venice Architecture Biennale, casting a critical eye over the contents of the national pavilions – this year, a mixed bag.
And, we recap the FX Talks 2018 in which invited speakers from mostly outside the industry addressed a packed audience at the Shoreditch Town Hall on the topic of radical thinking. Hosted by Tom Dyckhoff, we invited Alan Kitching, Madeleine Bunting, Piers Taylor, Jacky Klein and Monty Roberts to share their individual perspectives on thinking differently.
Finally, not to miss is our catch up with Sadie Morgan, one of the ‘M’s in dRMM, following the devastating selling of the practice’s Stirling Prize award-winning project, Hastings Pier, to a private owner. She shares her thoughts on the community project’s future, as well as the industry at-large.
Also this month, work from: Kengo Kuma, BDP, Charles Holland Architects, iGuzzini, dePaor, MET Studio, Christabel Balfour, Jestico + Whiles, Squire and Partners, Levitt Bernstein, Forbo, VeloCity, Gensler, Speirs+Major, ORMS, Allies and Morrison, Wilkinson Eyre, Jonathan Tuckey, RSH+P, ÅF Lighting, Matter Architecture and so much more!