Monday, 30 March 2020 08:26

The Barcelona Chair: A modernist classic

The Barcelona Chair is one of the most recognisable and iconic designs of the last century. Still frequently used in interiors, the chair epitomises elegance, and embodies its creator Mies van der Rohe's famous maxim 'less is more.'

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Husband and wife design team Charles and Ray Eames were two of the most influential designers in the twentieth century and their pieces still inspire people today

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Designed in the fifties, the Egg Chair is a design classic that has become one of the most recognisable and copied chairs of all time

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Origin’s British-designed steel furniture is unveiled

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Our selection of the best products from this year’s Salone del Mobile has a dual focus on sustainability and colour

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Monday, 16 February 2015 00:00

Bernhardt chairs

To celebrate its 125th anniversary, the North Carolinian furniture maker commissioned three contemporary spins on design classics

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Wednesday, 04 February 2015 11:22

Kaari by the Bouroullecs

A steel triangle is the common element in the designers' set of furniture for Finnish brand Artek, launched this week in Stockholm. Read about the collection and watch our video interview with the French brothers

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Monday, 22 September 2014 13:40

Highlights: Maison et Objet

Icon noticed a focus on the handmade and the humorous at the interior design trade show in Paris earlier this month. Here are some products that stood out.

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Friday, 12 July 2013 12:28

Patricia Urquiola: Chairs for Moroso

The Spanish architect and designer thinks that it's never been a more interesting time to be a furniture designer.

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