human greed for metals has grown to such an extent that by 2080, the biggest metal reserves will not be underground. instead, they will be above the surface as ingots stored in private buildings or otherwise circulated within products such as building materials, appliances, furniture and an ever-growing market of consumer electronic products.
design miami/ 2017 exhibitions feature
utopian aspirations, robotic fabrications, americana, monumental scale, world debuts, and solo exhibitions
luminaire’s latest design district outpost, lab², comes alive with an illuminating investigation of the future of domestic design.
vertical city brings together 15 architects torevisit the 1922 chicago tribune tower competition that attracted 263 entries from the united states and around the world. the influence and reach of this particular project drove many responses and copies.
29 october 2017 > 15 january 2018 | the art institute of chicago
2 > 5 november 2017 | chicago
studio mumbai brings architects into the making process with workshop team of over 100 crafts-people, artisans, and builders to what principal bijoy jain calls ‘making a sound and getting a response’.
one of main venues in recent years during milan’s annual design week in april, ventura lambrate, has shut down. the crowds and content that came to the area has come with a price. gentrification. “the success of ventura lambrate also meant that the area came into development,” said margriet vollenberg, founder and curator of ventura projects.
this year’s design week is 7 days worth of programming and events dedicating to the topic at hand — a deep examination of the various intersections impacting the design world and our broader communities.
not a plethora of design galleries at the sixth edition of expo chicago but those who showed up are gems.