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A brief history of the Bubble Chair

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11.05.20

A short history of the Anglepoise lamp

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05.05.20
Patricia Urquiola: Formal and fun

Patricia Urquiola: Formal and fun

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17.04.20
Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

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14.04.20
More than 60 years on the Eames Chair is still a classic

More than 60 years on the Eames Chair is still a classic

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03.04.20
The bodies that built New York

The bodies that built New York

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01.04.20
The Barcelona Chair: A modernist classic

The Barcelona Chair: A modernist classic

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30.03.20

Unsung hero: The Bic ballpoint pen

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24.03.20

Design in the time of Covid-19

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23.03.20

A short introduction to hempcrete

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17.03.20

A brief history of Comic Sans

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06.03.20

How the Olympic medals went from olive crowns to custom designed medallions

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04.03.20

The Eames design duo were more than just their classic chairs

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04.03.20

Lego: The building block toys that every child knows

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02.03.20

Art in the Age of Anxiety diagnoses our post-digital condition

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26.02.20

A closer look at Design Indaba’s legacy projects

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24.02.20

Philippe Starck’s Ghost Chair: A modern classic based on a French monarch’s seat

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11.02.20

The enduring appeal of Lucienne Day’s designs

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09.01.20

Bake Off and Blown Away show the popularity of craft and making

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04.12.19

Es Devlin on design, history and her hope for the future of humanity

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29.11.19

Yuri Suzuki shows the art of sound design in new installations

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22.11.19

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

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A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

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Lab La Bla takes a new look at Yngve Ekström’s Lamino chair


Architects

Wrapped Arc de Triomphe unveiled in Paris

Sir David Adjaye wins Royal Gold Medal for Architecture

Gómez Platero designs world’s first large-scale memorial to victims of the pandemic

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

MoDusArchitects creates sculptural portal on Italian ring road

NEON’s Shiver House re-imagined in wood for 5th anniversary

Network Rail launches design competition to re-imagine local train stations

Notre-Dame spire to be restored to pre-fire design


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Architectural firm Carlana Mezzalira Pentimalli completes Brixen Public Library in South Tyrol

ICON 210 : Winter 2022

Meet the couple who designed and built a tiny house holiday home in Dorset

Nick Cave and Knoll Textiles collaborate to unveil a vibrant collection of upholstery, wallcovering and drapery

From the Archive: A short history of the iconic Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

10 graphic designers around the world you should follow

Lab La Bla takes a new look at Yngve Ekström’s Lamino chair


Videos

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