Thursday, 01 August 2013 01:00

Future 50: BERG

Icon asked a dozen experts and practitioners to nominate the people they think are, in some way, shaping the future. The resulting list of global talent is a snapshot that shows how young designers and architects are pushing the boundaries of their disciplines and trying to change the world

Published in Features
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 16:05

Designers take on ritual objects

Attempts to reimagine objects at the centre of rituals have proliferated in recent years, as designers seek to restore meaning to age-old habits and symbolism to significant but fleeting moments. Are such items bridging the gap between tradition and modernity or merely commodifying faith?

Published in Features
Monday, 02 April 2012 01:00

Mobile phones: BERG

Matt Jones of BERG says that in the not-too distant future man's best friend and faithful companion will be his phone

Published in Features
Thursday, 04 August 2011 10:13

Secular Rosaries by Matt Jones

The shipping forecast has been turned into a rosary by Matt Jones.

Published in News
Thursday, 04 August 2011 09:13

The Apple Ipad

Since the launch of the Apple iPad six months ago, the world of digital magazines has seen fevered activity and hyperbolic punditry.

Published in News
Wednesday, 16 December 2009 12:13

Augmented Reality

Reality as we know it is finished. Welcome to reality 2.0 – where the internet is ubiquitous, and the world is forested with information.

Published in Features