Intended to shed light on a story, these turds of lurid colour now curse all of our newspapers, says Tim Abrahams

Published in Crimes Against Design
Friday, 06 November 2015 00:00

20 design words you should never use

From “artisanal” and “timeless” to, erm, "iconic", these words are the most slippery and overused in the design industry. Of course, we haven’t used any of them in our latest issue ...

Published in Comment
Thursday, 15 October 2015 00:00

Reading design

While there has long been a vast archive of critical writing about architecture, design in general has been somewhat neglected – until now. Icon contributor Edwin Heathcote explains his latest project

Published in Comment