We have selected our three favourite entries to Icon's latest photography competition – Pattern – and one lucky winner of a set of Present & Correct stationery
Fluorescent DayGlo paints were invented by two Californian brothers in the quest to perfect their magic show. Having left a mark on everything from psychedelia to health and safety, the colours are still made using the same processes, and in the same street, as they were 70 years ago
With her fantastical wardrobe and exuberant patterns, the east London designer was always going to get noticed. But behind the giant fruits and rainbow eyeliner is a thoughtful artist well able to control the noise, says Riya Patel
For over 60 years, this single company has systematised and shaped designers' notions of colour. So how did that happen?
Our art desk has selected its three favourite entries to Icon's photography competition – Workspace – and one lucky winner of a bag of HAY stationary
For the chance to win a bag of Hay stationery and a copy of our latest issue, Studios, use Instagram or Twitter to send us photos of your place of work
There is nothing superficial about SelgasCano’s use of colour – the Spanish duo’s pop-art playfulness has been integral to projects from east London to northern Kenya. Their plans for this year’s Serpentine pavilion, on the other hand, remain a grey area ...
Our art desk has selected its three favourite entries to Icon's photography competition – Colour. Here are the winners