London Festival of Architecture 2023: Waste Not, Want Not

As part of LFA2023, the LFA unveiled the winning installations for the third edition of Showroom Showcase. Now in its third year the Showroom Showcase competition sees a series of innovative installations exploring the theme of reuse by emerging architects and designers displayed in some of London’s leading design showrooms – Gaggenau, Ideal Standard and VitrA Bathrooms.

In this episode we speak to the designers of the winning installations to hear the stories behind their designs.


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1:38 – TIME by Raphaé Memon and Sikander Pervez for Gaggenau

10:10 – Nebula by Antoniya Stoitsova for VitrA Bathrooms

15:40 – Beauty in the Broken by Isabella Yurtsever for Ideal Standard


This episode was produced and edited by Katya Spiers.
You can find a transcript of the conversation using the link below:

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Image: Showroom Showcase Installations, LFA2023 – Kes-tchaas Eccleston

Image description: Collage of three images. The first showing a close up of TIME, showing a selection of stacked clocks, showing different times. The second showing a close up of Beauty in the Broken, showing some of the discarded pieces of ceramic hanging from the ceiling. The third showing a close up of Nebula, and the ceramic trapped in the structural form.