China has been something of a design wasteland over the last century but a new generation of furniture designers could well be putting China back on the design map. Tom Pattinson asks if China will soon be regarded as the world's drawing board, rather than just the world's factoryRead More
The Fondation Louis Vuitton is one of those landmark buildings that will remain an iconic monument long after the controversy around its conception is forgotten.
The building looks like an enormous ship stranded in a forest, a dozen glass sails, billowing in the wind. A shimmering explosion of glass, light, and reflection that is as intimidating as a battleship and could easily leave a young deckhand lost, wandering aimlessly between thousands of wooden beams, open roof pathways and white mezzanines.Read More