Monday, 17 September 2018 09:49

Icon x London Design Festival

Icon will be hosting a series of events and talks during London Design Festival, including talks and panels at 100% Design and beyond

Published in News

Ahead of the opening of the V&A Dundee, architect Kengo Kuma spoke to Icon’s editor about the role of nature, land and water in his work, the need for intimate space in cities, and how these themes found form in Scotland’s first design museum

Published in Features

Serving once more as the London Design Festival’s central hub, the V&A is hosting several monumental installations, numerous workshops and dozens of other events. We picked some highlights.

Published in News
Monday, 04 June 2018 13:06

Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up

Published in Diary

Forensic Architecture, a London ‘architectural detective’ studio has been nominated for the 2018 Turner Prize.

Published in News
Friday, 06 April 2018 11:58

The Future Starts Here

V&A, London

12 May 2018 - 4 November 2018

Published in Diary

The V&A's blockbuster exibition reveals Ocean Liners as the most intense, total works of art that our culture has ever produced.

Published in Review
Thursday, 01 March 2018 16:07

Fashioned From Nature

V&A, London

21 April 2018 - 27 January 2019

Published in Diary
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 17:39

Plywood: Material of the Modern World

The V&A has crammed some great exhibits into a small space, but its scattergun approach fails to get beneath plywood’s surface, writes John Jervis

Published in Review

Our latest issue takes you from London’s cultural and property sector to China’s efforts to lead the global conversation about the environment

Published in Comment
Wednesday, 19 July 2017 11:06

Plywood: Material of the Modern World

V&A, London
15 July – 12 November 2017

Published in Diary

The curator of Their Mortal Remains on how the band transformed expectations of rock concerts

Published in News
Friday, 17 March 2017 10:53

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

Victoria & Albert Museum, London
27 May — 18 February 2018

Published in Diary

Victoria and Albert Museum, London
14 January – 2 April 2017

Published in Diary
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 08:19

LDF: Installations at the V&A

Mathieu Lehanneur and Glithero fill two contrasting spaces to mesmerising effect

Published in News

This exhibition at the V&A is a victim of its own ambition, says John Jervis, displaying a wealth of impressive material, but with explanations that fail to provide illumination for experts and lay audiences alike

Published in Review
Friday, 16 October 2015 00:00

High heels

Businesswomen, kings and medieval Asian warriors have all understood the symbolic power of heeled footwear. And its impracticality only seems to add to its allure

Published in Icon of the Month
Friday, 29 May 2015 01:00

Frida Escobedo at the V&A

Inspired by an Aztec city on a lake, the Mexican architect’s installation references the many layers of architecture that have been left in Mexico by successive civilisations and cultures

Published in News
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 01:00

All Of This Belongs To You

As the British general election draws closer, an exhibition at the V&A looks at the role of art, architecture and design in public life

Published in GALLERY
Monday, 26 January 2015 14:46

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Victoria and Albert Museum, London
14 March – 19 July 2015

Published in Diary
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