Watch The Met’s A Year of Architecture in a Day symposium live from New York

Dezeen is livestreaming a series of architecture talks and discussions at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, which features presentations by architects including Wang Shu, David Adjaye, Amanda Levete and Elizabeth Diller. Tune in today from 11am to 6pm New York time. The livestream will continue until 6pm (11pm UK time). Dezeen is media partner for In Our Time: A Year

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A Year of Architecture in a Day talks return to The Met in New York

Dezeen promotion: a symposium covering the most important architecture and design projects from the past 12 months will take place 9 December 2017 at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, with speakers including architects Wang Shu and David Adjaye. As media partner for In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day, which The

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“Rei Kawakubo is an architect of clothes”

The Met’s Comme des Garçons exhibition demonstrates how forward-thinking designers like Rei Kawakubo are using new digital crafts to manipulate both the body and architectural space, says Aaron Betsky in his latest Opinion column. There is a mix of architecture and fashion in the exhibition of Japanese fashion designer Rei Kawakubo’s work at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in

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Watch The Met’s day of architecture talks live from New York

In Our Time: tune in here for the live stream of today’s series of architecture talks and discussions at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, which includes presentations by OMA, Diller Scofidio + Renfro and many more. The live stream via Facebook will begin at 10:30am New York time (3:30pm UK time) and continues until

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“New York should give Breuer’s building lasting protection”

Opinion: the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art’s temporary move in to the Whitney’s old unprotected Breuer building is the result of behind-the-scenes machinations of a major donor. Thank goodness, says Alan G Brake. It might be surprising that one of New York City’s best examples of publicly accessible modern architecture could be passed from More

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Official photos revealed of The Met Breuer ahead of public opening this month

New York-based Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners sought to preserve the “authentic patina of aging materials” in its subtle refurbishment of the former Whitney Museum, which will reopen this month as The Met Breur. The Met Breuer is the new, temporary home for the contemporary and modern art collection of New York’s Metropolitan Museum More

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Instagram users offer a sneak peek inside The Met’s empty Breuer building

Instagram users have been posting images of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s empty Breuer building in New York, before the interiors are populated with art works for its opening next month. A photo posted by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (@metmuseum) on Feb 10, 2016 at 7:14am PST The first official images of the reinstalled interior More

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Competition: win tickets to Kazuyo Sejima’s talk at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Competition: Dezeen has teamed up with New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art to offer readers the chance to win one of five pairs of tickets to a talk with Japanese architect Kazuyo Sejima, co-founder of Sanaa. Taking place on 26 June, the lecture is part of the In Our Time series organised by Beatrice Galilee, […]

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Competition: win tickets to Pezo von Ellrichshausen’s talk at The Met

Competition: Dezeen has paired up with New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art to offer readers the chance to win one of five pairs of tickets to an intimate talk with Chile-based architects Mauricio Pezo and Sofa von Ellrichshausen. Taking place on 19 June, the lecture is part of the In Our Time series organised by Beatrice Galilee, the museum’s […]

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BIG wants to create new styles of vernacular architecture, says Bjarke Ingels

Bjarke Ingels says he wants to replace Modernism’s “boring boxes” with new kinds of localised architecture (+ transcript). In the first of a series of lectures at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art by influential contemporary architects, the founder of Danish architecture firm BIG, said that Modernism and climate control technologies had combined to create identikit […]

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David Chipperfield chosen to extend the Metropolitan Museum of Art

British architect David Chipperfield has been selected to design a new wing for New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that it had appointed David Chipperfield’s firm to rebuild its southwest wing for modern and contemporary art. Gallery space for the museum’s collection will be increased, the existing roof garden will double […]

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