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New issue – Icon 161: Architects vs Housing


In our latest issue, Edwin Heathcote asks whether even the best architects have become too ineffective to solve the UK’s housing crisis. We also recall how 1960s counterculture sparked a graphic design revolution, as well as speaking to Tom Dixon about his new, angular range of furniture and Piero Lissoni about style, ego and ragu.

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About Icon

Icon is one of the world’s leading architecture and design magazines. Every month we interview the most exciting architects and designers in the world, visit the best new buildings, analyse the most interesting new cultural movements and technologies, and review an eclectic range of exhibitions, books, products and films. Beautifully presented and accessible, rigorous and insightful, Icon shows you exactly what’s happening in architecture and design today, and what it means for the future. 


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James McLachlan, editor

John Jervis, deputy editor

Debika Ray, senior editor

Peter Smisek, junior editor

Douglas Murphy, architecture correspondent

Zara White, products editor


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