Shigeru Ban creates tower for London’s South Bank

Japanese architect Shigeru Ban is creating a tower made from cardboard for London’s South Bank as part of this year’s London Design Festival Size & Matter initiative. The structure will be on display from 19 September until mid-October. Marc Newson is designing a steel structure made from brightly coloured hexagonal panels as part of the same initiative.

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First look at London Design Festival 2018

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