An inflatable ovoid canopy has been revealed as the design for this year’s Serpentine Pavilion in London’s Kensington Gardens, created by architect Rem Koolhaas and structural designer Cecil Balmond. The canopy will float above the gallery’s lawn and be lit up from within at night. The pavilion opens in June.
The museum will work with research studio Forensic Architecture on the installation, which is inspired by this year’s theme of “emotional states”.
The latest research from the Design Council and Social Change UK highlights the health and economic benefits of making neighbourhoods more walkable and designing houses that don’t leave people feeling
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From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.