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John Pawson


Interior Remodeling of St. Moritz Church / John Pawson

01:00 - 11 December, 2013
Interior Remodeling of St. Moritz Church / John Pawson, © Hufton+Crow
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Video: Design Museum, Exclusive!

16:30 - 5 July, 2012

Video: John Pawson, Plain Space

18:17 - 15 June, 2012

The New Design Museum / John Pawson, OMA, West 8, Arup

11:00 - 7 February, 2012
© Alex Morris Visualisation
© Alex Morris Visualisation

John Pawson, OMA, West 8 and Arup were all asked to come together to design The New Design Museum in London. Their design will accommodate up to 500,000 visitors per year. Notable for its superb complex hyperbolic paraboloid copper roof intended by the architects to symbolize a tent in the park, it is regarded by English Heritage as the second most important modern building in London, after the Royal Festival Hall. Plans to bring the new design to fruition is scheduled to be completed by 2014. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Lecture: Plain Space, by John Pawson

12:30 - 9 March, 2011

On March 21, 2011, London architect John Pawson will present the 2011 Harwell Hamilton Harris Endowed Lecture at NC State University in Raleigh, N.C. This annual lecture honors the late, former professor of architecture who taught at NC State from 1962 to 1975. Upon his death in 1990, Harris left to the College of Design an endowment that funds this annual lecture.

John Pawson at London Design Museum

00:00 - 26 September, 2010
© Marco Zanta
© Marco Zanta

This autumn, the London Design Museum is presenting a major exhibition on John Pawson. Often labelled a ‘minimalist’, he is known for his rigorous process of design. By reducing and editing he creates architecture and product designs of visual clarity, simplicity and grace.

Marco Zanta shared with us some photographs of the exhibition you can visit until January 30, 2011.