The new exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum asks plenty of questions about waste and sustainability

Published in Diary

The curator of Their Mortal Remains on how the band transformed expectations of rock concerts

Published in News
Friday, 16 October 2015 00:00

High heels

Businesswomen, kings and medieval Asian warriors have all understood the symbolic power of heeled footwear. And its impracticality only seems to add to its allure

Published in Icon of the Month
Thursday, 01 August 2013 01:00

Future 50: Nelly Ben Hayoun

Icon asked a dozen experts and practitioners to nominate the people they think are, in some way, shaping the future. The resulting list of global talent is a snapshot that shows how young designers and architects are pushing the boundaries of their disciplines and trying to change the world

Published in Features
Friday, 30 November 2012 13:44

Molenti&C Remake Gio Ponti

Reissues of seven elegant pieces by the Italian maestro are going on a whirlwind tour of Europe.

Published in News
Friday, 09 April 2010 02:00

Star City

Nottingham Contemporary probes the space race in the imagination of communist Europe.

Published in Review
Friday, 01 May 2009 01:00

The Icon 20/20 Designers: Gareth Pugh

This is our list of the people in architecture and design who we feel are shaping the future

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