In the lead-up to Salone del Mobile in Milan, we take a peek at some of the city's sumptuous and often hidden away modernist entrance halls

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Thursday, 23 April 2015 10:25

David Adjaye and Moroso

Just weeks before David Adjaye's Double Zero chair was unveiled at Milan Furniture Fair, Icon joined the architect at Moroso's factory in Udine as he and creative director Patrizia Moroso inspected the final prototype – and made some vital last-minute adjustments

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Monday, 01 December 2014 02:00

The Icon Awards trophy

The trophy that the Icon Awards winners will recieve this week were designed and made by Anton Alverez on his thread-wrapping machine. Watch him at work in his studio and read our interview with the designer

Published in News
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 14:57

Anton Alvarez

The designer is using his thread-wrapping process on ever larger projects, as well as one work on a smaller scale: this year's Icon award

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The founding member of the Memphis Group is riding a wave of nostalgia for the postmodernist pioneers, reworking 1980s patterns and launching new textile designs

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Friday, 27 June 2014 14:59

Richard Hutten: Layers Cloud chair

Hutton has created a chair inspired by the Arizona desert that is made of 840sq m of Kvadrat's Divina range of fabrics

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Friday, 27 June 2014 12:13

Divina for Kvadrat

When Kvadrat invited 22 designers to create one-off pieces using its felt-like Divina textile, the results ranged from workwear to daybeds, says Laura Snoad

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Friday, 20 July 2012 11:08

Blank Ways App by Tom Loois

Tom Loois’ navigational app doesn’t tell users which route to take, it tells them the routes they never take – inviting them to reacquaint themselves with the places where they live.

Published in News
Friday, 29 June 2012 14:37

Milan Furniture Fair: Front

The Swedish trio's playful blown-bubble LED shade will explode and reform millions of times over the bulb's life.

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The renowned British designer speaks to Debika Ray about his work for brands such as Vitra in the lead up Salone del Mobile

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