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Inside Icon 188: Designing the Tropical


The dark origins of the tropical modernism. Plus Jamie Fobert, Martino Gamper in conversation with Alice Rawsthorn, revisiting Archigram, how skateboarders experience architecture and more. Read on...

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Icon is one of the world’s leading architecture and design magazines. Every month we interview the most exciting architects and designers in the world, visit the best new buildings, analyse the most interesting new cultural movements and technologies, and review an eclectic range of exhibitions, books, products and films. Beautifully presented and accessible, rigorous and insightful, Icon shows you exactly what’s happening in architecture and design today, and what it means for the future. 


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