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Note Design Studio rethinks the public bench

The studio's new flexible system of urban furniture is designed to accommodate the outdoor social life tentatively anticipated in the post-lockdown era

Design
26.03.21

Virtual exhibition showcases experimental Danish design

The Mindcraft Project's new interactive show features ten inventive designers from Denmark

Design
17.03.21

A bathroom solution that meets the needs of modern society

Ideal Standard launches landmark Atelier Collections combining practicality, purity and elegance

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17.03.21

Studio Paolo Ferrari designs cannabis shop full of bold shapes and colours

The Alchemy shop for legal cannabis in Toronto adopts a ‘David Lynchian aesthetic’

Design
16.03.21

New corten-steel coastal walkway opens in Bastia

Designed by Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes, the promenade clings to the rocky foundations of the Corsican city's 14th-century citadel

Architecture
10.03.21

Faye Toogood launches first homeware collection

The British designer has developed her first range of homeware with a sculptural approach

Design
09.03.21

Urban Sun installation claims to ‘clean’ public spaces of coronavirus

Aimed at enabling outdoor gatherings, the Studio Roosegaarde project cites effects of far-UVC light

Design
04.03.21

Logomotive: a history of American railroad graphics

A new book surveys the design of railway graphics – from logos to advertising – in 20th-century US

Design
26.02.21

Public space restored in Albanian village with carpet-inspired design

In the fishing village of Shiroka, Casanova + Hernandez designed an inclusive public realm inspired by local carpet weaving 

Design
24.02.21

Iris van Herpen turns to fungi and recycled plastic for latest collection

The Dutch designer has drawn inspiration from mycelium and harnessed upcycled ocean plastic

Design
08.02.21

A new concept of tactile eco-luxury

Ultrafabrics expands its revolutionary Volar Bio range with rich neutrals and complex shades

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04.02.21

Studio Alt Shift designs California-inspired interiors and furniture for Vienna burrito bar

The studio's designs for Max & Benito, located in the Austrian capital, aim to evoke a coastal road trip

Design
02.02.21

Nendo designs build-your-own football

Made of 54 plastic parts, the non-inflatable football can be assembled like a puzzle

Design
26.01.21

The bedside table designed to block your mobile signal

The wooden furniture piece by Agata Nowak features an ‘offline pocket’ for smartphones, to help people disconnect

Design
19.01.21

R for Repair: Singapore exhibition champions creatively fixing objects to reduce waste

Ten featured designers show the benefit of working with what exists, rather than creating anew

Design
13.01.21

Tired of Zoom? Yo-Yo Machines enable long-distance communication through light and movement

Developed by Interaction Research Studio, the DIY devices playfully connect those separated by the pandemic

Design
11.01.21

Shanghai high-rise swimming pool redesigned as co-working space

Local firm Linehouse transformed the sunken volume of the pool into a new amphitheatrical 'hearth'

Design
06.01.21

Ultra-light carbon fibre wheelchair wins the Mobility Unlimited Challenge

UK-based design firm Phoenix Instinct will receive $1 million to bring the smart wheelchair to market

Design
18.12.20

Barcelona designers create knives to support local youth

The Table Knife Project brings together 28 design studios to raise funds for El Llindar Foundation

Design
11.12.20

Uncover artwork from prestigious artists and emerging talent

S&P Gallery opens up the world of fine art with online store and flagship gallery in South Kensington

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07.12.20

‘The Best of Portugal’ at Dubai Design Week 2020

Associative Design showcases new pieces from its luxury furniture brands

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07.12.20

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Gómez Platero designs world’s first large-scale memorial to victims of the pandemic

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Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

MoDusArchitects creates sculptural portal on Italian ring road

NEON’s Shiver House re-imagined in wood for 5th anniversary

Network Rail launches design competition to re-imagine local train stations

Notre-Dame spire to be restored to pre-fire design


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Discover Boss Design’s sustainability journey and latest launch Sia

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