This week on Dezeen

| Leave a comment

This week on Dezeen

This week OMA were in the news with the opening of a new exhibition of their work at the Barbican in London and the completion of their Maggie's cancer caring centre in Glasgow. We were given an private guided tour of the exhibition by Rem Koolhaas and interviews with other OMA partners will appear soon on Dezeen Screen.

Apple co-founder Steve jobs died this week at the age of 56.

Meanwhile, Zaha Hadid received the RIBA Stirling Prize for an academy in south London, provoking a mixed reaction from architecture critics and Elle Decoration editor, Michelle Ogundehin sparked a lively debate on the morality of furniture copies in an article posted on her blog.

Foster + Partners unveiled their design for an airport in Kuwait, MVRDV and COBE won a competition to design the Danish Rock Museum and a¬†restored architecture school building by √Ālvaro Siza was one of our most popular stories.

Dezeen reported on Vienna Design Week and Benjamin Hubert's new collection for De La Espada impressed our readers.

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for regular updates and discussions throughout the week.

More architecture stories | More interior stories | More design stories |
More Dezeen Wire |More watches | More movies

| Leave a comment

Posted on Friday, October 7th, 2011 at 3:00 pm by Alyn Griffiths. See our copyright policy. Before commenting, please read our comments policy.