Friday, 17 February 2017 00:35

MoMA exhibition review: How Should We Live?

Women designers have been all but written out of the history of modernism, but now an ambitious show at MoMA aims to set the record straight. Claire Barliant finds out if it succeeds

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The London-based designer has built a reputation on designing interior spaces that prioritise comfort over ostentation. We met her as she prepared to expand her practice into product and furniture design

Published in Features
Thursday, 05 May 2016 11:10

Aesop, Milan

Dimorestudio’s store for the skincare brand is an idiosyncratic concoction, influenced by pop art, local bottegas and grand Milanese villas

Published in News
Thursday, 01 October 2015 00:00

Icon 149: Home

“Home” is a hard concept to pin down in design terms, but in our new issue – available now – we try to do just that, looking at Barbara Bestor’s Dutch woonerf in LA, modernist villages in Essex and the details that bring a house to life

Published in Comment
Thursday, 07 May 2015 01:00

Miliband, Cameron and kitchen politics

The lead up to today's British general election has revealed that no other room expresses more fully a family's taste and values – which is why politicians want to be seen mug in hand and why commentators search for meaning in Ed Miliband's lino, says Edwin Heathcote

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Artist Marvin Gaye Chetwynd's soft-play area inspired by a neolithic statue is one of three unusual spaces designed for children that have opened in London in recent weeks

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Tuesday, 17 March 2015 14:39

Kitchen politics

Last week's fuss over Ed Miliband's home made clear that the kitchen is now the principal representational space of the house – a room that expresses the taste, aspirations and status of a family, but is actually less used for cooking and eating than ever before, says Edwin Heathcote

Published in Comment
Monday, 16 February 2015 00:00

Autoban

The Turkish duo say their modernist hotels and restaurants have shaken up Istanbul social life. Now they are coming to London

Published in News
Monday, 26 January 2015 15:33

House of Vans skatepark

Designers Tim Greatrex and Pete Hellicar have injected a layer of cool into the damp vaults under Waterloo station in London

Published in News
Thursday, 20 November 2014 09:16

Old Tom & English by Lee Broom

Lee Broom's new London bar interior nods to seedy Soho with a curious mix of postmodern marble, Alpine cabin and 1970s retro

Published in News
Monday, 29 September 2014 11:30

Mondrian London

Tom Dixon's nautical-themed conversion of Sea Containers House on the South Bank restores the building to its original intended use as a hotel

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