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

Published in Features
Thursday, 02 April 2015 01:00

#iconphoto contest – workspace

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

Published in Comment
Thursday, 05 March 2015 00:00

#iconphoto contest

Using Twitter and Instagram, send us your photos that best capture "colour" – the theme of our latest issue – for the chance to feature on Icon's website and win a copy of the magazine

Published in Comment
Thursday, 05 March 2015 00:00

Icon 142: Colour

From SelgasCano to Bethan Laura Wood, our April issue, available from 5 March, celebrates colour – and the architects, designers and makers that aren't afraid to use it

Published in Comment
Friday, 19 September 2014 12:19

Wood Mood

Formafantasma, Bethan Laura Wood and Narukuma Architects have explored the potential of wood for an exhibition during LDF

Published in News
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 09:46

Super Stimuli at Ace Hotel Shoreditch

A takeover at London's Ace Hotel shuns showing design on a pedestal and makes it part of the furniture instead

Published in News
Wednesday, 10 September 2014 14:07

Designers in Residence: Disruption

A law court reconfigured as a TV studio and a bank account that helps you lose weight are among the projects by this year's designers in residence at the Design Museum

Published in News
Friday, 27 June 2014 14:44

Bethan Laura Wood: Guadalupe Daybed

Working with Kvadrat's Divina range of textiles, Wood has created a brightly coloured daybed inspired by Mexico

Published in Video
Thursday, 05 September 2013 14:16

Designers of the future

As part of its annual award for emerging practices, W Hotels sent three designers abroad to learn from and create alternative aesthetics. 

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