Alice Rawsthorn argues that design has never been better placed to serve as a force for change, but she is at her most persuasive when confronting the sector’s innate conservatism

Published in Review
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 10:03

Hello World

Alice Rawsthorn’s survey of design provides a general audience with a much-needed guide to a sprawling discipline, says Aileen Kwun.

Published in Review
Thursday, 07 March 2013 11:31

Icon 118: 3D Printing

Affordable 3D printers are bringing fantasies of home production closer to fulfilment, but the objects produced on them so far have been of relatively poor quality. In this issue, however, we look into the future at the possibilities rapid prototyping might offer – from cities that replicate themselves, to the “biologically inspired” designs our cover star Neri Oxman is creating at MIT.

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