For five days Milan becomes the world capital of architecture: the hot topic of the week not only in the exhibition pavilions but all over the city. Numerous architects will be opening their studies to the public, hosting events and initiatives introducing the general public to the discipline.
Light and art installations, games, mapping and special effects reinterpret architecture and urban spaces to offer citizens and visitors amazing artistic light shows every night during Lumiere London and the Amsterdam Light Festival.
The Australian artist Joshua Smith is giving our readers a sneak peek of his latest work, a faithful replica of a locksmith shop in Kaohsiung, Taiwan that will be exhibited at the Arcade Art Gallery in Taiwan from 10 November.
The studio of creative designer and innovator Daan Roosegaarde was commissioned by the Dutch government to create Icoon Afsluitsdijk, a number of artistic works that highlight the importance of the legendary, 32-km dyke built almost completely by hand for the Netherlands and completed in 1932.
October is a busy month on Berlin's calendar of events, from the anniversary of reunification on 3 October to lighting up the city with Berlin leuchtet through to the culinary experiences offered by Berlin Food Week.
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