First a student then a teacher at the Bauhaus, Marcel Breuer designed many innovative pieces. His Wassily chair is the most iconic.

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David Adjaye’s artistic approach to the built environment has won him diverse commissions around the world and prove he is not shy of complex themes

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Thursday, 02 April 2015 01:00

Barber Osgerby for Knoll

The design duo's Pilot chair, launching at Milan Furniture Fair this month, comprises just four main components, making it quick and easy to assemble

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Thursday, 15 May 2014 15:00

Washington Collection by David Adjaye

Architect David Adjaye has designed his first furniture range for American manufacturer Knoll, says Giuseppe Trentino

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Tuesday, 05 November 2013 13:00

Highlights from 100% Design

During London Design Festival, 100% design welcomed more than 27,000 visitors over four days at Earls Court in London, and this year expanded into both exhibition halls. Here are three of Icon’s highlights from the show.

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Monday, 29 July 2013 15:58

Icon competition: the winners

To celebrate ten years of Icon in print, we gave away six collectable chairs during Clerkenwell Design Week. We asked you to doodle around a silhouette of one of the classic chairs, putting it into the context of your choice. Here are the winners …

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Wednesday, 22 May 2013 10:53

Icon Competition

To celebrate our first decade in print, we're offering you the chance to win one of six classic chairs during Clerkenwell Design Week. All you have to do is doodle around a silhouette of the chair you want, putting it into an imaginary context, and drop it into one of the special Icon boxes at CDW. To find out more:

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Tuesday, 17 April 2012 09:30

United Nations Redesign

A Dutch team led by Hella Jongerius is redesigning the room where the world’s biggest decisions are made.

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