Fragments of memory are the central theme in an exhibition of ink drawings and sculptures

Published in Architecture
Thursday, 25 June 2015 00:00

Galina Balashova

The watercolour designs by Balashova – the architect behind much of the Soviet space program – evince a surprising delicacy and style. Below is her drawing for the interior of the Soyuz landing capsule from 1970. Her work will be on show at Frankfurt’s Deutsches Architekturmuseum from this week

Published in GALLERY
Thursday, 21 May 2015 02:00

Dominic Wilcox

The designer and former Icon contributor will be speaking at Icon's House of Culture at Clerkenwell Design Week today (21 May)

Published in News
Thursday, 26 February 2015 00:00

Jan Kaplický Drawings

Opening on Saturday, an exhibition of drawings at the AA presents the beguiling, space-age visions of the Stirling prize-winning Czech architect

Published in GALLERY
Monday, 16 February 2015 00:00

Ferran Adrià

The former El Bulli head chef's sketches are a medium for understanding his own creativity

Published in GALLERY
Friday, 05 December 2014 02:00

Piet Oudolf's sketchbook

The landscape designer was named Icon of the Year in our 2014 awards. Here is a selection of his drawings, including those of the swirling meadow of perennial grasses and plants for Hauser & Wirth's gallery in Somerset, the High Line and the 2011 Serpentine Pavilion

Published in GALLERY
Thursday, 21 August 2014 01:00

Variations on Normal by Dominic Wilcox

The former Icon illustrator has released a book of his whimsical ideas, inventions and redesigns

Published in GALLERY
Friday, 05 August 2011 10:23

Pep Carrió

“A sketchbook,” Pep Carrió has said, “is like a kind of portable laboratory … a memory warehouse.”

Published in GALLERY