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Industry news and events – 13 March 2020

Flowers (1964), one of Andy Warhol’s most identifiable images. Courtesy of Tate. Get a bitesize overview of the week’s headlines and events with Icon’s weekly

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Industry news and events – 31 January

Could this be the future of British housing? Photo by Ethan Wilkinson Get a bitesize overview of the week’s headlines and events with Icon’s round-up

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The European Union flag: Symbol of democracy or bureaucracy?

Peter Smisek takes a timely look at the flag of the European Union and its role representing a bloc of very different nations All flags

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Icon 172: London design special with Camille Walala, Form & Seek, Dean Brown, Max Frommeld, creative Brexit

We present some of the highlights of the upcoming London Design Festival, and consider whether the British capital can hold on to its creative community

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Rethinking Brexit

The UK’s journey into the unknown needs a more upbeat identity. And almost certainly some warm socks. Hamburg-based studio Karl Anders helps out its estranged

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Icon 165: Map, Grafton Architects, Juergen Teller, rethinking Brexit

In our latest issue, we look at how Barber & Osgerby’s consultancy arm is reinventing the design business model and meet Grafton Architects, the curators

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Architectural legacy of the European Union: What remains after Brexit?

For decades, the built landscape of Britain has been shaped by European funding. So how will future historians view the ruins of the EU era,

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Icon 162: Electric dreams – out now

In our latest issue, we meet the designers rethinking the aesthetics of technology and assess the architectural legacy of the European Union in Britain Consumer

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Exclusive: OMA on the European Union

The Dutch architecture practice is designing a Brexit installation for the opening of London’s Design Museum. Partner-in-charge Reinier de Graaf reflects on how the practice’s

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‘Amazingly, the London Design Biennale will be the first design biennale in a major capital city’

In the lead-up to the event’s opening on 6 September, its director and former Icon editor Christopher Turner spoke to us about diplomacy, Brexit and

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

A la Francaise: All the highlights from Maison&Objet 2022

adidas reveals latest Made To Be Remade collection at Design London

mini-VRV – climate control that’s never seen nor heard

Patricia Urquiola reveals her early inspirations, latest work with Flos and what excites her about a new project

Aritco hosts Third Age panel discussion at Design London

Marco Oggian’s bold aesthetic graces the cover of ICON’s autumn issue

ICON 209 : Autumn 2022

5 unmissable exhibitions and installations at Design London 2022

Evelina Kroon draws on retro graphic patterns from the 60s for her latest work with Aritco


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

A la Francaise: All the highlights from Maison&Objet 2022

adidas reveals latest Made To Be Remade collection at Design London

mini-VRV – climate control that’s never seen nor heard

Patricia Urquiola reveals her early inspirations, latest work with Flos and what excites her about a new project

Aritco hosts Third Age panel discussion at Design London

Marco Oggian’s bold aesthetic graces the cover of ICON’s autumn issue

ICON 209 : Autumn 2022

5 unmissable exhibitions and installations at Design London 2022

Evelina Kroon draws on retro graphic patterns from the 60s for her latest work with Aritco


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality