The Mexican architect talks to Icon about solutions to the affordable housing crisis worldwide

Published in Features
Friday, 19 June 2015 00:00

Design Miami/Basel

The 10th edition of Design Miami Basel is taking place this week in the Swiss city, drawing together collectable designs, new commissions and a specially curated exhibition of architecture

Published in News
Monday, 18 May 2015 01:00

From the archives

A trend for archive pieces has emerged at Clerkenwell Design Week, as industry stalwarts such as Vitra, Cassina and SCP unearth and update former successes and passed-over prototypes

Published in News
Thursday, 26 February 2015 00:00

Preview: Design Shanghai

Building on the success of its launch event last year, Design Shanghai is bringing three halls of contemporary, classic and collectible design to Shanghai's Exhibition Centre in March. Morgan Morris, director of the collectible design hall, shares her highlights

Published in News
Monday, 20 October 2014 13:17

Archiwindow by Federico Babina

Le Corbusier, Zaha Hadid and Norman Foster are among the architects featured as silhouettes in the graphic designer's latest illustrations

Published in GALLERY

The Turner-prize nominated sculptor is inspired by classic pieces of modernist furniture and reinterprets them to make “places, not things”.

Published in News
Tuesday, 23 June 2009 04:53

Modulor Man by Le Corbusier

In Le Corbusier's buildings and art a recurrent silhouette appears: the Modulor Man

Published in Icon of the Month
Saturday, 16 February 2008 19:17

La Maison Tropicale

A 50-year-old pre-fab house designed by Jean Prouvé for French colonials in Africa is currently residing in the front garden of Tate Modern.
Published in NEWS