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Pablo Reinoso’s benches are both organic and otherworldly

An exhibition at Waddington Custot will celebrate the sculptor's exploration of our complicated relationship with nature

Design
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portrait of kg nilson

Artist KG Nilson creates home and fashion capsule for ARKET

The retailer’s collaboration with the Swedish visual artist marks the first in a series of collections produced with Nordic-region creators

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Design for Pure Skies Zones

With Pure Skies, PriestmanGoode designs the future of hygienic air travel

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Stiliyana Minkovska donates her Ultima Thule collection to St Thomas’ Hospital

The alternative birthing suite, designed by architect and designer Stiliyana Minkovska, is now at St Thomas' Hospital

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A new collection of innovative products demonstrates that French design isn’t only concerned with heritage and classicism.

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19 Chairs project calls on designers to reimagine seating for older people

Designer brothers Tom and Will Butterfield turned wasted hours during lockdown into a design project, enlisting industry greats to reinvent seating for older people.

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How an underwater museum is using design to platform reef conversation

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New Designers goes digital for Class of 2020

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Artist Barney McCann visualises new life forms using artificial intelligence

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Bubbles and brushes: how designers envisage the future of hand sanitiser

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28.05.20

Space10’s open-source design platform aims to save the bees in style

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20.05.20

A brief history of the Bubble Chair

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11.05.20

The architecture of pastiche

Movements
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A short history of the Anglepoise lamp

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05.05.20

A brief history of Gothic Architecture

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How pod rooms are perfect for modern offices

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Patricia Urquiola: Formal and fun

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Postmodernism: The flamboyant rejection of Modernism

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Vorticism: A brief history of a brief movement

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