CLADmag 2017 issue 1
On the cover: Peter Zumthor
Peter Zumthor on the role of emotions in his work
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Editor’s letter: Tearing down barriers, building understanding
Inclusive leisure spaces have never been more important, says Liz Terry
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CLAD people: Inge Moore co founder MUSE
On bringing a sense of fun to spa and gym design
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CLAD people: Ruben Reddy founder Ruben Reddy Architects
Why don't architects design more temporary sporting facilities?
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CLAD news:
News from around the globe
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News: 2017: A look ahead
The top leisure buildings to look forward to this year
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Interview: Peter Zumthor
The Pritzker Prize-winner on those LACMA renderings
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News Feature: Elbphilharmonie
Herzog & de Meuron’s remarkable Hamburg concert hall opens at last
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The Design Museum: A new home
The team behind the Design Museum’s new London home describe a unique partnership
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News feature: biophilic gym
Could biophilic design transform the work out experience for gym goers?
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Sport: Breaking boundaries
The people creating a pioneering cricket stadium that’s helping to heal wounds in Rwanda
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CLADmag 2017 issue 1
On the cover: Peter Zumthor
Peter Zumthor on the role of emotions in his work

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Interview: Richard Meier
The American modernist architect on his latest project and his love of the colour white
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Museum: Lighting the way
The architects behind the new Statue of Liberty Museum
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Innovation: Material world
The innovative new materials shaping the future of architecture
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Urban Design: Active cities
It’s time to get serious about designing more people-friendly cities, say Jan Gehl and Helle Søholt
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Q&A: Tina Norden
The Conran & Partners director outlines the trends shaping hospitality design
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Luxigon: Eric de Broches des Combes
Eric de Broches des Combes on the unexpected challenges of creating architectural visualisations
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Project in focus: A landmark for Lisbon
The long road to creating AL_A’s MAAT Museum in Portugal
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CLADkit: Product design
The latest products from Amanda Levete, Elon Musk and more
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company profile
Company profile: TVS Group
The TVS Group supply and install sports and fitness flooring to a wide range of facilities. We cater for every type of exercise and every level of competition, from recreational to elite level performance.
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features
Cook formed the Cook Robotham Architectural Bureau (CRAB) with former Bartlett student Gavin Robotham in 2006
Peter Cook
"Somehow we’d caught the imagination of people"

As a book about radical architecture collective Archigram is released, we speak to one of the founders about the need for fun

Profile: John Rhodes
John Rhodes
"It’s about the celebration of people coming together. If you can manage that well, a venue can become very special"

HOK has been tasked with designing a truly flexible arena for Valencia. John Rhodes is up for the challenge

Bronze, wood and marble have been used throughout
"Our palette was pared down to basics"

The Vietnamese village being created using historic methods

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features
The Jiricna-designed Jewellery Gallery at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London features a showstopping spiral staircase
Jiricna moved to London for a placement in 1968. She was unable to return to the Czech Republic for two decades
"I look back now and think, how did I have the courage?"

The Czech-born architect on working with Richard Rogers, her friendship with Zaha Hadid and why she turned down Steve Jobs

Champalimaud designed all of the hotel’s interiors
Bakos joined Champalimaud in December 2012. He previously worked for the Rockwell Group
"Construction is one of the largest generators of landfill waste, so it is important to create spaces that transcend trends"

It’s time for a new approach to sustainability, argues Champalimaud’s managing director

The Volcano at Dokk1 in Aarhus, Denmark
Ole Barslund Nielsen founded Monstrum in 2003 with Christian Jensen. The two met when working in theatre scenography
"Failing and falling can be a good thing"

How his background in theatre set design inspired Ole Barslund Nielsen to create playgrounds with a difference

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Van Valkenburgh studied landscape architecture and fine arts at Cornell University and the University of Illinois
"Building a park is the ultimate act of democracy"

The US landscape architect on why the Obamas are his kind of clients

CLAD people: Kanye West
West announced the donation to the Roden Crater after a recent visit
"We will all live in Turrell spaces one day"

Musician Kanye West to help fund the still unfinished Roden Crater, designed by American artist James Turrell

CLAD people: Vincent Callebaut
"It’s about tracing the evolution of thermal practices"

Eco architect Vincent Callebaut has won a competition to redesign ancient thermal baths in the Savoyard town of Aix-les-Bains, France

cladkit product news
Water inspires Zaha Hadid Design x Rosenthal collaboration
The collection consists of three smaller collections: Weave, Strip and Lapp. Weave was inspired by 'the fluid lines of Zaha Hadid's sketching hand'
Lauren Heath-Jones
Zaha Hadid Design has partnered with porcelain manufacturer Rosenthal to create a new collection of vases. Called the Lapp collection, ...
Alusid's Sequel collection combines craftsmanship and sustainability says founder
The Sequel collection is billed as the 'most waste-efficient and sustainable' on the market
Lauren Heath-Jones
Alusid, a creator of eco-friendly surfaces, has partnered with Parkside to launch the Sequel range, the brand's first collection of ...
Baux creates plant-based acoustic panels
Baux has worked with scientists from the Royal Institute of Technology to create Baux Acoustic Pulp, a plant-derived acoustic solution
Lauren Heath-Jones
Baux, an acoustic products brand based in Sweden, has developed a line of biodegradable acoustic panels, using a plant-based material ...
cladkit product news
David Rockwell partners with Jim Thompson for dream-inspired fabric collection
Rockwell has designed 12 multi-use fabrics inspired by dreams with long-time collaborator Jim Thompson
Lauren Heath-Jones
Renowned architect David Rockwell has created a collection of fabrics with long-time collaborator Jim Thompson. Called Dreams, the collection was ...
Volvo partners with Reef Lab Designs to encourage ocean biodiversity
The tiles are made from marine-grade concrete and recycled plastic fibres
Lauren Heath-Jones
Car manufacturer Volvo has partnered with the Sydney Institute of Marine Science and Reef Design Lab to create an environmentally-friendly ...
Paul Kelley pushes 'technical boundaries' with modular furniture cube system
The system is designed to enable users to create multifunctional, adaptable pieces, where they are in complete control of the design and function of their furniture
Lauren Heath-Jones
British designer Paul Kelley has created a modular magnetic cube furniture system that enables users to create multifunctional, adaptable pieces, ...
cladkit product news
Mater partners with Ditzel family to create eco-friendly furniture using reclaimed plastic
The furniture uses plastic from recycled fishing nets
Lauren Heath-Jones
Mater, an ethical design brand based in Denmark, has launched a furniture collection made from plastic reclaimed from the ocean. ...
Tom Dixon Studio to relaunch iconic Pylon chair
Pylon was first designed more than 20 years ago
Lauren Heath-Jones
Originally conceived in his metal workshop in the early 90's, the Pylon chair was Dixon's attempt to create the world's ...
BD Barcelona Design reveals Cristallo by the late Alessandro Mendini
Cristallo was the last design from acclaimed designer and architect Alessandro Mendini
Lauren Heath-Jones
Design Studio BD Barcelona Design has released Cristallo, a limited-edition cabinet designed by the late architect and designer Alessandro Mendini, ...