Wednesday, 08 July 2015 00:00

We Made That

The East London-based studio, whose masterplan for Blackhorse Lane in Waltham Forest picked up the inaugural Mayor's Prize at the New London Architecture awards, uses design to reinvigorate communities – work that has perhaps never been more crucial

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Thursday, 28 May 2015 01:00

Icon's photobooth

Here are some of our favourite photographs from the photobooth at Icon's House of Culture – as well as the winners of Arne Jacobson chairs

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Thursday, 28 May 2015 01:00

In pictures: Clerkenwell Design Week

There were installations, parties and product launches aplenty at the London design event last week. Here are some photographs from the three-day festival

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Friday, 22 May 2015 01:30

Michael Young: Remade in China

When Michael Young moved to Hong Kong nine years ago, he was virtually a lone presence on the design scene. But life there has been liberating for the former enfant terrible. China allows him to design "ridiculous things" and work with manufacturers that have a passion for making them

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Friday, 22 May 2015 01:00

Icon's House of Culture in pictures

Our three-day takeover of Old Sessions House on Clerkenwell Green featured displays by leading design brands and a programme of talks and film screenings in the cafe

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Thursday, 21 May 2015 01:00

21 May: Today at CDW

It's the final day of Clerkenwell Design Week – here are some events to catch before it's all over

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Tuesday, 19 May 2015 01:00

Another Brand

Capitalising on his experience as creative director at Habitat and John Lewis, Theo Williams has launched a new business model that joins up designer and manufacturer. See its collection at Icon's House of Culture

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Tuesday, 19 May 2015 01:00

19 May: Today at CDW

An extensive talks programme – including a conversation with Barber Osgerby – spans multiple venues during Clerkenwell Design Week. Here are Icon's picks for Tuesday

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Friday, 15 May 2015 01:00

Icon at Clerkenwell Design Week

Old Sessions House, our venue on Clerkenwell Green from 19-21 May, will feature talks by Michael Young, Gam Fratesi, Dominic Wilcox, Ooze Architects and We Made That, and a bespoke installation by Pattern Foundry

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Thursday, 14 May 2015 01:00

Sebastian Herkner

The German designer's new Collar pendant lamps for Gubi will be on display at Icon's House of Culture

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Visit Icon's photo booth at the House of Culture for the chance to win one of these design classics, and pick up exclusive gifts by subscribing to the magazine at the venue

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Wednesday, 13 May 2015 01:00

Preview: Clerkenwell Design Week

Back for its sixth edition, the three-day festival introduces new spaces for 2015, as well as expanding its key exhibitions, site-specific installations and collaborations with more than 60 partner showrooms

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Monday, 11 May 2015 01:00

Icon Talks at CDW: GamFratesi

The Danish-Italian design duo will be speaking at Icon's House of Culture during Clerkenwell Design Week

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Monday, 11 May 2015 01:00

Icon Talks at CDW: Dominic Wilcox

The designer and former Icon contributor will be speaking at Icon's House of Culture during Clerkenwell Design Week – watch him at work in this video

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Holly Lewis of the multi-disciplinary design and architecture practice will be speaking at Icon's House of Culture during Clerkenwell Design Week about We Made That's creative approach to localised regeneration in the context of public sector cuts

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The Hong Kong-based former enfant terrible of the British design scene will be speaking at Icon's House of Culture during Clerkenwell Design Week

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Thursday, 30 April 2015 01:00

Icon’s House of Culture

Old Sessions House, our new venue at Clerkenwell Design Week, will feature displays by top brands, talks by leading designers and a cafe to rest your weary legs

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