Monday, 21 August 2017 06:00

Photo competition: Elements of design

Icon teams up with 100% Design and Picfair to find the next top architecture and design photographer

Published in News
Monday, 27 February 2017 03:03

Icon 166: The city issue

In our latest issue, Santiago Calatrava unveils plans for a major new development in London, while Tom Dyckhoff asks if cash has killed the city

Published in Comment
Friday, 22 May 2015 01:30

Michael Young: Remade in China

When Michael Young moved to Hong Kong nine years ago, he was virtually a lone presence on the design scene. But life there has been liberating for the former enfant terrible. China allows him to design "ridiculous things" and work with manufacturers that have a passion for making them

Published in Features
Tuesday, 19 May 2015 01:00

Another Brand

Capitalising on his experience as creative director at Habitat and John Lewis, Theo Williams has launched a new business model that joins up designer and manufacturer. See its collection at Icon's House of Culture

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Bench B is a modern twist on a classic archetype. Its designer, Konstantin Grcic, spoke to Icon about his inspiration and upcoming shows

Published in Features
Thursday, 01 March 2012 14:37

Six of the Best: Sam Jacob

What were the cultural highlights of 2011? Icon asks nine international critics, curators and experts to select their half-dozen stand-out moments in architecture, design and art.

Published in Features
Thursday, 01 March 2012 12:09

Six of the Best: Edwin Heathcote

What were the cultural highlights of 2011? Icon asks nine international critics, curators and experts to select their half-dozen stand-out moments in architecture, design and art.

Published in Features
Tuesday, 28 February 2012 14:03

LDF: Icon Events

Icon celebrated its 100th issue during this year’s London Design Festival, with a party and by showing off the Lego skills of leading architects.

Published in News
Thursday, 29 September 2011 15:51

Icon Magazine

“Icon” is not a word to be used lightly on these pages but, on the occasion of our hundredth issue, somehow it seemed appropriate

Published in Icon of the Month
Friday, 27 May 2011 13:54

Icon at Clerkenwell Design Week

This week Icon has been taking in the sights and sounds of Clerkenwell Design Week: soaking up sunshine (well, mostly), checking out new design talent at the House of Detention, visiting stimulating talks and seeing some extraordinary installations.

Published in News
Tuesday, 16 November 2010 16:08

Icon Redesign Launch Party

In celebration of the redesign, Icon hosted a party at the Dray Walk gallery, the Old Truman Brewery on Brick lane. The night was a great success with special thanks to Asahi, Millers Gin and the tasty treats from Soffles.

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A new rooftop space, the Skyroom – designed by David Kohn Architects – was launched in collaboration with the Icon Design Trail yesterday, showing the potential of London’s forgotten rooftops.

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Win the chance to design the show apartment of Glenn Howells Architects’ new London development, Printworks.

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The icon and Iittala pub quiz takes place in the Ten Bells pub, in London on 8 February. To secure a place for your team you’ll need to register online.

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Monday, 21 December 2009 20:24

The Icon Lexicon

The defining definitions of the decade, compiled and composed by Edwin Heathcote, Sam Jacob, Ian Martin, Justin McGuirk and William Wiles.

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