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

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Sunday, 30 November 2014 02:00

The trophy

Over the past century, prize-giving has grown into a $20 billion global industry. But does victory smell as sweet in a world where even the trophy makers have awards ceremonies?

Published in Icon of the Month
Monday, 13 October 2014 14:03

Icon Awards 2014: Making the trophy

Watch designer Anton Alvarez use his thread-wrapping process to make this year's Icon awards

Published in Video
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

Published in News
Friday, 07 December 2012 12:54

Icon Awards trophies: Phil Cuttance

Last night the winners of the first Icon Awards were handed bespoke trophies designed by London-based New Zealander Phil Cuttance. Read more about the trophy design here and pick up a copy of the special Icon Awards issue on Saturday to discover all the winners.

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