Exactly four years ago, on 29 February 2012, Raspberry Pi unleashed the original 256MB Raspberry Pi Model B on a largely unsuspecting world. Since then, they have shipped over eight million units, including three million units of Raspberry Pi 2, making it the UK’s all-time best-selling computer.
Kirsty Young's castaway is the architect, Dame Zaha Hadid.
The first woman to be awarded architecture's highest honour, the Pritzker Prize, she designed the Aquatic Centre for London 2012, Glasgow's Riverside Museum and has twice won the Stirling Prize - first for the MAXXI museum in Rome and secondly for her design for the Grace Academy school in Brixton, London. She recently became the first woman in her own right to receive the RIBA Gold Medal.
Sometimes a show develops out of a small idea that eventually blossoms into a full scale exhibition. This is not one of those shows…
Art/Talking is a monthly project led by artist and art educator Nadia Berri aimed at exploring the variety and depth of the London Art Scene as well as key themes in current contemporary art practice.
Places visited will range from collections, foundations, institutions, artist studios, alternative spaces and artist-run spaces. Each will be announced one month in advance on DeTnk.
Many people around the world rely on hand washing their undergarments and personal items. Also, there are more than one million residents living in high-rise apartments across the GTA that do not have access to private laundry facilities.
Published in connection with Martino Gamper's exhibition at the Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art (13 June - 23 September 2015), this volume includes text (in English and Japanese) from the original 2007 edition of the book.
The house consists of two separate very geometric concrete volumes, one housing services and the other housing the main areas of the house. The two bodies are joined by steel bridges with glass floors that do not touch the trees or the forest, and give the sensation of walking on the vegetation.
With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.
Recently DeTnk featured the book The Kindred of the Kibbo Kift: Intellectual Barbarians by Annebella Pollen published by Donlon Books. A trip to the Whitechapel Gallery to see Electronic Superhighway (2016-1966) revealed that the gallery are also showing photographs and images from the archive featuring The Gibbo Kift Kindred (Entry is Free)!
A major exhibition bringing together over 100 works to show the impact of computer and Internet technologies on artists from the mid-1960s to the present day.
Mexico City-based Escobedo Soliz Studio has been named the winner of MoMA and MoMA PS1's annual Young Architects Program (YAP) in New York - now in its 17th edition.
A native Ash that had reached then end of its graceful life, valiant pillar in the hedgerow of his grandfathers farm began to show it’s age and so Max made a plan. A new purpose was envisioned, one that deconstructed the Ash into regular irregular elements. 131 sections of Ash, each careful cut to respect natural divisions within the structure such as knots, branches and crotches.
Starting August 15th, POC21 innovation camp will bring together 100+ citizen pioneers to join forces at Millemont Castle near Paris. During five weeks of co-making and co-living, their goal will be to prototype a new breed of open-source, sustainable products.