Architect's refurbished Giles Gilbert Scott building in Oxford reopened this weekend as the Weston Library

Published in GALLERY

An elegant, contemporary response to Sir Giles Gilbert Scott's recently renovated New Bodleian Library – which opens tomorrow (21 March) – Barber Osgerby's bent-oak and leather chair is designed to be comfortable for up to 12 hours of uninterrupted study

Published in Features
Friday, 05 December 2014 02:00

Icon Awards 2014: The winners

This year's awards ceremony took place last night in London. You can read the full list of winners here

Published in News
Friday, 05 December 2014 00:00

Icon 139: Awards

Our January issue, available now, features profiles of all 11 of the 2014 Icon Awards winners and information about the runners-up

Published in Comment

The 2013 judges picked Konstantin Grcic's Bench B as the winner of this category. Here are this year's nominees for the award

Published in News
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 11:10

Icon Awards 2014: shortlist revealed

The judges have announced the nominees for this year's awards. Click here for the full list and details of the awards ceremony on 4 December

Published in News
Friday, 01 November 2013 00:00

Bodleian Library competition

Following a long-established tradition, Oxford University's world-renowned Bodleian Library invited the design industry to create a new chair for its readers – a deceptively complex brief that yielded wildly different results from the shortlisted British finalists, Barber Osgerby, AL_A and Matthew Hilton

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