The third edition of the London design event will be on the theme of resonance

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The biennale’s director Christopher Turner explains the thinking behind next year’s theme: Emotional States

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Friday, 23 September 2016 08:00

Wish Machine by Autoban

The Turkish architects' installation at the London Design Biennale references the utopian dreams of refugees seeking a better future

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Thursday, 22 September 2016 08:31

Forecast by Barber Osgerby

Barber Osgerby's Forecast installation at the London Design Biennale is purposeful in appearance, but is in reality a deliberate exercise in futility

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The designer of the acclaimed Lebanon pavilion at the London Design Biennale tells us how she recreated a Beirut streetscape by the River Thames

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After an exhaustive investigation, Icon has selected the best six installations at the new London Design Biennale for your pleasure – all dissent welcome.

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Monday, 05 September 2016 17:05

Design from Chile conference

A conference this week at the London Design Biennale will explore the ideas behind Cybersyn, the cyber management system devised in Chile during the Salvador Allende government

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In the lead-up to the event’s opening on 6 September, its director and former Icon editor Christopher Turner spoke to us about diplomacy, Brexit and salsa dancing

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