This year's Gingerbread City launched at Somerset House with the usual competition – and a big reveal for 2020

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Hundreds of cultural bodies join the declaration of a climate emergency with an event to plan action

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Some of Britain's biggest cultural institutions are taking action on climate change

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The third edition of the London design event will be on the theme of resonance

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After an exhaustive investigation, Icon has selected the best six installations at the new London Design Biennale for your pleasure – all dissent welcome.

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Thursday, 01 September 2016 15:17

Björk Digital at Somerset House

Fans of the experimental artist will be mesmerised by her intrepid melding of music and technology, but those less familiar with her work will find this exhibition confusing, says Peter Smisek

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Wednesday, 23 September 2015 00:00

Tabanlioglu Architects

An installation at Somerset House by Arik Levy and Tabanlioglu Architects is on display at Somerset House

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Icon kicked off LDF by scoping out the festival’s main venues, as well as a few smaller shows we had our eye on. We also checked out the work of our next cover star...

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Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00

Guy Bourdin

John Jervis welcomes a retrospective that focuses on the photographer’s 1970s heyday – when his sharp, surreal images helped to define the fashion industry

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Friday, 23 January 2015 14:54

Mapping the City

An exhibition at Somerset House presents street and graffiti artists' interpretations of urban landscapes

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Thursday, 18 December 2014 11:31

Saturday Club: State of the art

Thomas Heatherwick, Jeremy Deller and Antony Gormley are among those tackling the marginalisation of creative subjects in schools as part of a nationwide initiative to get students designing and making, says Sorrell Foundation director Sorrel Hershberg

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Somerset House, London
5 June – 31 August 2014

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Tuesday, 23 August 2011 11:19

Sebastian Bergne's glassware

The designer’s glassware is a playful response to the gestures of drinking: the clinking of tumblers or a warming hand on the bowl of a cognac glass.

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Tuesday, 16 August 2011 14:19

London Fashion Week

As the internet allows the general public a front-row view of catwalk shows, labels are seeking ever more exclusive venues.

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