Celebrated curator Libby Sellers is about to open her first permanent gallery in central London.

Published in News
Friday, 17 July 2009 21:01

The Lie Detector Test: Julia Lohmann

"Will you take a lie detector test?" Everybody loved the idea, before reeling off a list of elaborate excuses and sudden travel plans.

Published in ICON 070 | April 2009
Thursday, 30 October 2008 09:11

Basel

In Basel for the annual Design Miami collectors’ fair in June, veteran designer Alessandro Mendini got more than he bargained for when he opened the Sensory Deprivation Skull, the foam and polyester sofa by Atelier van Lieshout.

Published in ICON 062 | August 2008
Tuesday, 11 September 2007 11:25

Design is evil | icon 041 | November 2006

There used to be an unspoken code of honour among designers that prevented them from referencing certain subjects in their work. War, death, sex, terrorism, cruelty, disease...