Deyan Sudjic

Superstar designers to reveal their secrets

The elite of the design world is expected to come to town in November for the Business of Design Week. Canadian industrial designer Karim Rashid (pictured) and John Sorrell, the originator of the London Design Festival, will launch the event.

Monday, 11 September, 2006, 12:00am

The Edifice Complex

The Edifice Complex

by Deyan Sudjic

Penguin, $363

28 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Culture vultures do the logo motion

ASK ANY PERSON from Venice about his home town and he or she will tell you the beautiful city - all gondolas, meandering waterways and magnificent architecture - is second to none. But to ensure that Venice's heritage belongs only to Venetians, the city is getting its own trademark. Much like the venerable 'I Love New York' slogan, Venice will soon have a logo to call its own.

26 Sep 2002 - 12:00am


IF ART IMITATES life, then architecture certainly reflects it. At a time when economic bubbles have burst and the threat of war looms, there can't be a better insight into the global mood than the 8th Venice Biennale Architecture Exhibition.

21 Sep 2002 - 12:00am