The design duo's Open Home collection for John Lewis launched this month. Debika Ray spoke to them last year at their London studio about design, architecture, resolving disagreements and their exploration of Indian classical music

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Friday, 27 May 2016 00:05

Armada by Doshi Levien

The designers’ latest set of chairs for Moroso aims to envelop, but not shield

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Thursday, 30 April 2015 01:00

Icon’s House of Culture

Old Sessions House, our new venue at Clerkenwell Design Week, will feature displays by top brands, talks by leading designers and a cafe to rest your weary legs

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Thursday, 23 April 2015 10:25

David Adjaye and Moroso

Just weeks before David Adjaye's Double Zero chair was unveiled at Milan Furniture Fair, Icon joined the architect at Moroso's factory in Udine as he and creative director Patrizia Moroso inspected the final prototype – and made some vital last-minute adjustments

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Thursday, 23 April 2015 00:00

Milan 2015: Top furniture

Several big-name designers launched furniture that this year's Salone del Mobile. Here are some of Icon's favourites

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Friday, 10 April 2015 01:00

David Adjaye and Moroso

In Milan next week, the architect is launching Double Zero, a luxurious dining chair that will be the forerunner to a whole series. For our current issue, we travelled to the Italian brand's factory in Udine to watch him put final touches to his design

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Wednesday, 01 April 2015 01:00

Icon 143: Studios

In our latest issue (out on 3 April 2015) we go behind the scenes with Inga Sempé, Frank Gehry, Michael Young, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Marten Baas, David Adjaye and Hella Jongerius

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Wednesday, 01 April 2015 01:00

Glider sofa by Ron Arad

The final version of this sofa for Moroso, launching at Milan Furniture Fair next month, has smooth lines and a soft, plump shape

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With the world's largest furniture design show returning on 8 April, Icon picks out some of its highlights, including Max Lamb's manmade stone and a minimalist ping pong table

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Friday, 12 July 2013 12:28

Patricia Urquiola: Chairs for Moroso

The Spanish architect and designer thinks that it's never been a more interesting time to be a furniture designer.

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Friday, 29 June 2012 14:37

Milan Furniture Fair: Front

The Swedish trio's playful blown-bubble LED shade will explode and reform millions of times over the bulb's life.

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Thursday, 18 August 2011 11:34

Limited-edition Patricia Urquiola

Not content with presenting 12 projects during the furniture fair, the Spanish designer also staged her first exhibition of limited-edition pieces on the theme of wastefulness.

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"Contemporary design is still very much a boys' club," says Nika Zupanc. “I’m challenging that.”

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Thursday, 28 July 2011 15:39

Clerkenwell Design Week 2010

Clerkenwell Design Week celebrates the east London neighbourhood that is host to thousands of architects and designers and 60-odd design showrooms.

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Friday, 09 July 2010 08:00

M'Afrique by Patricia Urquiola

M’Afrique is a furniture collection for the Italian brand Moroso, produced with the help of traditional craftsmen in Senegal.

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Thursday, 08 July 2010 06:18

The Milan Furniture Fair Part 1

The Milan Furniture Fair promises to be as vibrant as ever, although the recession is still likely to loom large.

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Friday, 01 May 2009 01:00

The Icon 20/20 Designers: Front

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

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