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by Pilar Valadis
Today, the exhibition “John Pawson: Plain Space” opened at the Design Museum. (It runs until Feb. 27, 2011.) Pawson, a master of minimalism who is designing the museum’s new home, has — strange to say — never before had a major exhibition of his work in Britain. This one covers his 30-year career, with material on projects ranging from Calvin Klein’s New York flagship store to the sublime Cistercian monastery of Novy Dvur in the Czech Republic.
[ Read a Q/A with Pawson in this previous New Creation post from September 9, 2010.]