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New Tate Modern Sets Attendance Records


Tate Modern unveiled its new Switch House extension last week, and officially opened to the public Friday, June 17. In its first three days, the museum admitted over 143,000 visitors, a weekend record… More ›

DS+R Names First New Partner in 11 Years


Diller Scofidio + Renfro, the most infamous triad in contemporary American architecture, have just announced that they’re bringing a +1 into the partnership. Benjamin Gilmartin, a principal… More ›

Design Redux: Exploring Centro’s New Campus


Mexican architect Enrique Norten’s latest project — a state of the art campus for Centro, Mexico City’s foremost design school — was in full glory as the 11-year-old college inaugurated its… More ›

Garage Gears Up for June 12 Opening — VIDEO


With only a month to go until the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art opens its much-anticipated new building in Moscow, the museum has released a celebratory video (see below) to preview the… More ›

Notre Dame Refitted with LED Lights


The Notre Dame de Paris just got an electronic facelift. Last week, tech company Royal Philips supplied the 13th century Gothic cathedral with a brand new LED lighting scheme that exposes details… More ›