Thursday, 26 June 2014 16:27

London’s sewers

Joseph Bazalgette’s subterranean network did more than prevent epidemics and reduce the city stink – it fundamentally altered the relationship between the individual and the modern metropolis, says Barbara Penner

Published in Icon of the Month
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 14:45

Anxiety Arts Festival

Various locations, London
Throughout June 2014

Published in Diary

Geffrye Museum, London
Until 25 August 2014

Published in Diary
Friday, 23 May 2014 15:20

Design Miami/Basel

Messeplatz, Basel
17-22 June 2014 

Published in Diary
Monday, 19 May 2014 11:35

What’s next for Morag Myerscough?

In the first of a series of talks hosted by the Design Museum, in association with Icon, the London-based designer discusses her approach to “playful placemaking” with Owen Pritchard

Published in Features
Monday, 19 May 2014 11:20

Pipe dreams: Battersea Power Station

Battersea Power Station, derelict for more than 30 years, has been called a graveyard of architectural visions. Christopher Turner visits the practices responsible for some of these fantastical, unrealised schemes – by John Outram, Nicholas Grimshaw, Ron Arad and Terry Farrell – and talks to Wilkinson Eyre about its latest ideas

Published in Features

Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
Until 15 June 2014

Published in Diary
Tuesday, 13 May 2014 10:09

Clerkenwell Design Week

Clerkenwell Design Week
20–22 May 2014

Published in Diary
Monday, 14 April 2014 12:00

Oyster Card

The Londoner’s passport has been updated for the smartphone era, with a bold graphic treatment that conveys the city’s status as a centre for cutting-edge design.

Published in Rethink
Sunday, 02 March 2014 12:32

United Visual Artists: Momentum

Barbican Centre, London
Until 1 June 2014

Published in Diary

GRAD Gallery, London
Until 29 March 2014

Published in Diary
Sunday, 02 March 2014 12:26

Ryan Gander: The Artists Have the Keys

2 Willow Road, Hampstead, London
Until 2 November 2014

Published in Diary

PM Gallery and House, London
21 March to 11 May 2014

Published in Diary
Saturday, 01 March 2014 10:19

Ruin Lust

Tate Britain, London
4 March ­– 18 May 2014

Published in Diary
Monday, 03 February 2014 12:40

Richard Hamilton

Tate Modern, London
13 February 2014 to 26 May 2014

Published in Diary
Monday, 03 February 2014 11:00

Just Glass

PM Gallery & House, London
24 January 2014 ­– 8 March 2014

Published in Diary

Using the European standard shapes for warnings, Calvert designed the pictorial instructions for road users, referencing what was familiar to her – a cow for livestock crossing, modelled after Patience, her favourite heifer on the family farm; children crossing the road, inspired by her upbringing and including a subtle self-portrait.When Calvert began her career, graphic design didn’t exist as a profession. Six decades later, her work is all around us – from the signs on Britain’s roads to the website for the UK government

Published in Features
Wednesday, 08 January 2014 12:52

Projections: Cinema Hysteria

Freud Museum, London
6–20 January 2014

Published in Diary
Wednesday, 08 January 2014 12:40

Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined

Royal Academy, London
25 January 2014 ­– 6 April 2014

Published in Diary
Wednesday, 08 January 2014 12:21

In the Making

Design Museum, London
22nd January 2014 ­– 4 May 2014

Published in Diary
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