10 01 2019 Not one but two museums open in this, the Bauhaus centenary year: one at Dessau in the autumn; the other, built to a design by Berlin-based architect Heike Hanada, at Weimar in early April. FSB met Ms Hanada in her Berlin office to discuss intermediate Weimar states, flowing spaces and why the Wittgenstein handle slots in well with the Bauhaus.
14 09 2018 New York, Dubai, Tokyo, London – residential tower blocks have long defined the skyline of many a major city. They have acquired a fresh allure in Germany, too, in recent years. Homes with breath-taking views are all the rage – so, are German cities now likewise set to grow upwards?
08 05 2018 At last, the 16th Architecture Biennial in Venice kicks off at the end of this month. This year, architects Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara from Grafton are presiding over the main exhibition entitled “Freespace”. A summary of what awaits visitors to the Arsenale and Biennial Pavilion.