David Adjaye

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What should Britain’s memorial to the Covid pandemic look like? | Eddie Blake
After the first world war whole villages were built in remembrance, says Eddie Blake, director of architecture and research practice at Studio Palace

Eddie Blake

01, Jun, 2021 @7:00 AM

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New museum in Nigeria raises hopes of resolution to Benin bronzes dispute
Artefacts held by British museum and other western institutions were looted by British forces in 1897

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

14, Nov, 2020 @11:54 AM

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Gold Medal winner David Adjaye deserves a better brief for the Holocaust memorial | Rowan Moore
The outstanding architect’s remit for his latest project is badly flawed

Rowan Moore

04, Oct, 2020 @6:30 AM

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'Courage, elegance, grit': architect David Adjaye makes history by winning RIBA award
For the first time in its 173-year history, RIBA awards its gold medal to a black architect – and his best, and strangest, work may be yet to come

Oliver Wainwright

30, Sep, 2020 @3:56 PM

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David Adjaye: ‘Love, death and memory… it’s all in a building’s DNA’
The leading architect on the commissions that changed his mind and approach to work for ever

David Adjaye

06, Oct, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Ghana shakes up art's 'sea of whiteness' with its first Venice pavilion
In curving galleries designed by David Adjaye, artists are putting Africa firmly on the biennale map

Charlotte Higgins

08, May, 2019 @5:20 PM

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David Adjaye review – planks for the memories
From Martin Luther King to extinct species, the architect has worked on memorials of all kinds – with mixed results, as this exhibition shows

Oliver Wainwright

01, Feb, 2019 @3:16 PM

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Build your own Adjaye: starchitects design catalogue homes
Want a home designed by a top architect on an affordable budget? Entrepreneurs Cube Haus may be moving in on your neighbourhood, with the help of David Adjaye and more

Oliver Wainwright

05, May, 2018 @9:37 AM

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Is this woman the next Philip Glass? And why is she wearing a loudspeaker?
Rolex is paying a fortune to pair young artists up with stars like David Adjaye, Joan Jonas and Alfonso Cuarón. Is there a catch? We join their big Berlin jamboree

Alex Needham

08, Feb, 2018 @6:00 AM

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'Already iconic': David Adjaye's black history museum wins design of the year
The British architect and four practices triumph for their bold addition to the Washington DC Mall, inspired by African sculpture and chronicling slave history. Is it a worthy winner?

Oliver Wainwright

25, Jan, 2018 @10:25 PM

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Britain’s colonial crimes deserve a lasting memorial. Here’s why | Afua Hirsch
Our nation must confront the inconvenient facts of its history. That’s why we need a museum of empire, says author and broadcaster Afua Hirsch,

Afua Hirsch

22, Nov, 2017 @6:00 AM

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Find a better site for Holocaust memorial in London | Letters
Letters: Plans for a Holocaust memorial close to the Thames in central London are criticised by Patricia Hollis, Michael Daley and Quetta Kaye and Alice Roberts, while Michael Madden suggests a simpler form of memorial

Letters

03, Nov, 2017 @6:52 PM

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