The £13m redesign will see the museum, the largest of its type in the world, closed for 2 years for a wholescale rearrangement

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Ernö Goldfinger’s original interiors for this distinctive east London block, like its social tenants, are being replaced, leaving just the shell of a utopian vision
Published in Icon of the Month
Thursday, 20 September 2018 07:34

The sun sets in the East

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The seaside town’s traditional fairground has reopened – but with east London creatives, not children, as its target audience. Wayne Hemingway explains why the redesign was about more than nostalgia

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With her fantastical wardrobe and exuberant patterns, the east London designer was always going to get noticed. But behind the giant fruits and rainbow eyeliner is a thoughtful artist well able to control the noise, says Riya Patel

Published in Features
Thursday, 26 June 2014 13:13

East London's international redesign

As part of the British Council’s annual showcase of international architecture, practices from around the world worked with British firms such as Sarah Wigglesworth and Karakusevic Carson for two weeks to develop proposals for dysfunctional parts of east London

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Balfron Tower, London
21 June 2014

Published in Diary
Wednesday, 03 October 2012 12:58

Graduates 2012

Icon invited 14 of the UK's most promising student designers to fill an east London power station with elegant designs, inventive solutions and even a pretend restaurant.

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