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Posts tagged 'Cappellini'

Reinventing the chair: Martino Gamper interview

In this conversation, based on a live event at Sir John Soane’s Museum in London, furniture designer Martino Gamper talks to design critic Alice Rawsthorn

Features

Milan Design Week 2018: Eight new products from Salone del Mobile

Amid the extravangance of Milan design week, these new products launched at the Salone del Mobile really made their mark, writes Rita Lobo.   With all

Features

The 5 best stands from Salone del Mobile 2018

Fierce competition has made exhibition stand design is a vital part of making Milan design week a success. ICON picks out some of the most

Features

Milan and the Man: How the Expo 2015 convinced the design capital to sell out

The Coca-Cola Pavilion in Milan, 2015. Photo: Giorgio Stefanoni The 2015 Expo showed the capital of design that commercialism and the public sector needn’t be

Opinion

Icon Award Winner: Barber Osgerby, Design studio of the year

“Amazing” is the word that keeps coming up as Barber Osgerby describe their 2012. “It’s been an amazing year, actually,” Jay Osgerby says. The studio

Features

Space for Water Music: SelgasCano’s auditorium

SelgasCano’s auditorium and congress centre in Cartagena sits behind a 20m-wide wooden broadwalk, dotted with date palms, that runs along the harbour front. The seaside

Features

BarberOsgerby: Design Olympians

Over the past 15 years, Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby have designed an asymmetric Coke bottle, an aluminium table milled to the accuracy of a

Features

Jonathan Levien

Capo chairCappelliniOur first collaboration with Cappellini gave rise to Capo, an armchair with a slender yet enveloping form. Its shape and materiality came from the

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Clerkenwell Highlights Part I

Unto This LastFacet ChairA cell in the House of Detention was taken over by Unto This Last. Founder Olivier Geoffroy says the company designs “specifically

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Clerkenwell Highlights Part I

Unto This LastFacet ChairA cell in the House of Detention was taken over by Unto This Last. Founder Olivier Geoffroy says the company designs “specifically

News

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

The Africa Centre in Southwark celebrates pan-African culture

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon


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

The Africa Centre in Southwark celebrates pan-African culture

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon


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