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Posts tagged 'ceramics'

Faye Toogood launches first homeware collection

Expanding beyond interior design, fashion and furniture, the British designer has developed her first range of homeware with a sculptural approach Toogood, the London-based studio

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Sustainable ceramics for creative design

A new collection from Mosa prioritises design flexibility and renewability Image: Mosa: Quartz 4107V Dutch ceramics company Mosa has combined three much-loved tile series into

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The top wall and floor tile trends for 2020

From bold geometrics to subway-inspired style – this year’s tile trends offer plenty of creative wall options PROMOTIONAL FEATURE A new decade is a great

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Hand Held to Super Scale: Building with Ceramics

Detail of ceramic tiles designed for the House for Essex by Grayson Perry. Photo by Jack Hobhouse A new exhibition at the Building Centre showcases

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The Hepworth Gallery hosts ceramicist Magdalene Odundo’s first major retrospective

ICON speaks to the ceramist Magdalene Odundo to mark the opening of her exhibition, The Journey of Things, at the Hepworth in Wakefield, which details

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Guglielmo Brambilla: Italian designer with a craft-based poetic narrative

Caps vases, which are designed to reduce waste from the glassblowing process. Photos: Guglielmo Brambilla / Mattel Bellomo / Zeyu Rong Treviso-based designer Guglielmo Brambilla’s

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Hanna-Kaarina Heikkilä

The Finnish architect, ceramicist and glasswork designer explains how working with buildings informs her creative process on a smaller scale Hanna-Kaarina Heikkilä originally trained as

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Collectors: Richard Rogers

Richard Rogers has always urged people to consider the dialogue between structures in a cityscape, rather than just individual buildings – an interest that can

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Pieces of π by Dik Scheepers

I’m not a craftsman in ceramics but I looked at how it’s normally done and thought: we can reduce some steps.” For his Pieces of

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Pieces of π by Dik Scheepers

I’m not a craftsman in ceramics but I looked at how it’s normally done and thought: we can reduce some steps.” For his Pieces of

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum

Women of architecture celebrated in MAXXI exhibition

In Canada, a Passive House community centre focused on social inclusivity

The architecture of Chanel – in pictures


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

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum

Women of architecture celebrated in MAXXI exhibition

In Canada, a Passive House community centre focused on social inclusivity

The architecture of Chanel – in pictures


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Nendo’s Oki Sato

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