In our latest issue, we journey through the Golden State, looking at everything from the influence of Silicon Valley and the branding of Hyperloop to the design of burger joints and the burgeoning cannabis industry

Published in Comment
Friday, 04 September 2015 00:00

Icon 148: Cities

In our latest issue, available from 4 September, we consider the design and architecture that makes a city come to life, from landscaping to outdoor furniture

Published in Comment
Wednesday, 24 September 2014 15:24

Zeev Aram

The Aram Designs founder on the new Routemaster, an Eames chair and the humble paperclip

Published in Five Most Wanted
Thursday, 15 May 2014 15:00

Washington Collection by David Adjaye

Architect David Adjaye has designed his first furniture range for American manufacturer Knoll, says Giuseppe Trentino

Published in News
Thursday, 04 August 2011 09:38

Yves Behar

The designer and founder of Fuseproject has curated his first exhibition, Technocraft, looking at the new age of DIY design, mass customisation and crowdsourcing.

Published in News
Thursday, 04 August 2011 09:32

Beautiful rejects

“There’s a saying in our trade: the better the idea, the more unlikely it will see the light of day,” says Sam Hecht, partner of design studio Industrial Facility.

Published in Features

Yves Béhar’s Fuseproject had designed glasses for the Mexican charity See Better To Learn Better. It will help a whole generation of children to get better grades in school.

Published in News
Friday, 29 January 2010 11:59

Design USA

A 10-year survey of American design at the Cooper Hewitt, New York, highlights its commercial colours.

Published in Review
Tuesday, 04 August 2009 09:22

Mission One

Mission One is Yves Béhar's latest project - an electric motorbike that tries to hide its green credentials in favour of "boy's toy" styling.

Published in ICON 071 | May 2009
Friday, 17 July 2009 20:37

The Lie Detector Test: Yves Behar

"Will you take a lie detector test?" Everybody loved the idea, before reeling off a list of elaborate excuses and sudden travel plans.

Published in ICON 070 | April 2009
Monday, 23 March 2009 09:59

Mission One by Yves Béhar

Mission One is Yves Béhar and Fuseproject's latest launch – an electric motorbike that tries to hide its green credentials in favour of “boy’s toy” styling.
Published in NEWS
Thursday, 09 October 2008 22:20

Brit Insurance Designs of the Year

The Design Museum could be seen to be making a point in changing its award scheme from Designer of the Year to the Brit Insurance Designs of the Year

Published in ICON 059 | May 2008
Wednesday, 05 September 2007 12:44

Architectural and design manifestos

For our special 50th issue we asked 50 of the most influential architects, designers and thinkers to tell us what they believe in.

Published in ICON 050 | August 2007
Saturday, 24 March 2007 14:33

Yves Béhar | icon 035 | May 2006

Yves Béhar likes the word "story". He uses it again and again when talking about his work. Where most industrial designers invest their attention in materials and form, Béhar tries to see his products in terms of a narrative.

Published in ICON 035 | May 2006

Who are the people who are changing the contemporary design landscape? What are the products, organisations and ideas that everyone will be copying in the immediate future?

Published in ICON 021 | March 2005