Monday, 16 February 2015 00:00

Bernhardt chairs

To celebrate its 125th anniversary, the North Carolinian furniture maker commissioned three contemporary spins on design classics

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Tuesday, 08 July 2014 11:28

Philippe Starck to open 100% Design 2014

The French designer will open the 20th edition of the event in Earls Court this September, as well as launching a new collection of ceramic tiles

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Thursday, 13 February 2014 17:45

5 Most Wanted: Patrik Schumacher

Patrik Schumacher tells Icon what he covets: from the Barcelona Pavilion to a model by Frei Otto …

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Wednesday, 16 May 2012 16:22

Preview: Clerkenwell Design Week

Clerkenwell Design Week is now a firm fixture in London’s design calendar and the third instalment of the festival is the biggest yet. Here is our preview.

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Wednesday, 30 June 2010 14:50

The icon pub quiz – results

Designer Ross Lovegrove was the quiz master at the second icon and Iittala pub quiz at the Book Club in London.

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To celebrate its 110th anniversary, luggage manufacturer Globetrotter has commissioned Ross Lovegrove to inject the brand with a 21st-century aesthetic. The result is a softly curved, plain black suitcase that is claimed to be the world’s lightest, weighing only 1.4kg.
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Wednesday, 12 September 2007 06:25

Ross Lovegrove | icon 028 | October 2005

Ross Lovegrove: I saw a wonderful interview with the artists Gilbert and George, who became quite wealthy through their success, and they were asked, why do you still live in London? And they said, "Because it’s a real place."