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A modernistic approach to design at London Zoo
A modernistic approach to design at London Zoo

Leading architectural and historic buildings expert Dan Cruickshank showcases the famous Grade 1 listed London Zoo penguin pool and gorilla home designed by the renowned Russian architect Berthold Lubetkin. subtitled

 
A profile of an architect - Renzo Piano
A profile of an architect - Renzo Piano

Duration: 06:31

Presenter Tom Dyckhoff talks to Italian architect Renzo Piano, exploring his career and controversial plans for a new skyscraper in London.

 
A profile of an architect - Walter Gropius
A profile of an architect - Walter Gropius

An introduction to the work of Walter Gropius, the renowned German architect who is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of modern architecture and design. subtitled

 
Restoring an iconic building: the Midland Hotel, Morecambe
Restoring an iconic building: the Midland Hotel, Morecambe

Duration: 06:02

Presenter Tom Dyckhoff explores the newly restored Midland Hotel in Morecambe.

 
The design of the Villa Savoye, France
The design of the Villa Savoye, France

Leading architectural and historic buildings expert Dan Cruickshank showcases the famous Villa Savoye in France, designed by the renowned Swiss architect Le Corbusier. subtitled

 
The Park Hill estate, Sheffield: Europe's largest Grade 2 listed building
The Park Hill estate, Sheffield: Europe's largest Grade 2 listed building

Leading architectural and historic buildings expert Dan Cruickshank looks at the Park Hill estate in Sheffield. At the time of its construction, Park Hill was the most ambitious public housing scheme in post-war Britain. subtitled

 
The rapidly changing face of China: cultural development
The rapidly changing face of China: cultural development

Duration: 02:37

The Culture Show team take a whirlwind tour of the latest developments in Chinese architecture, art, fashion and design, sampling some of the cuisine along the way.

 

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