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Postmodernism: The flamboyant rejection of Modernism

Postmodernism: The flamboyant rejection of Modernism

Isle of Dogs Pumping Station.Photo by Reading Tom via Flickr Popular between the 1970s and 90s, postmodern architecture featured houses with curving forms, bright colours

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Morag Myerscough on her new installation designed to bring joy to London’s workers

  The designer tells Icon how she used bold colours and biophilia to enliven a new public space at the Broadgate development All photos by

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Serpentine Pavilion

SelgasCano brings a riot of colour to the Serpentine’s summer commission, but flaws in the construction are equally glaring The work of Madrid-based design duo

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#iconphoto contest: pattern – the results

We have selected our three favourite entries to Icon’s latest photography competition – Pattern – and one lucky winner of a set of Present &

GALLERY

Inside the Dayglo factory

Fluorescent DayGlo paints were invented by two Californian brothers in the quest to perfect their magic show. Having left a mark on everything from psychedelia

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Raw Edges

The design duo’s installation of pixellated parquet in the Sculpture Gallery at Chatsworth House turns the whole interior into a piece of furniture “It’s almost

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A taste of Bethan Laura Wood – ‘It’s about controlling colour without stifling it’

With her fantastical wardrobe and exuberant patterns, the east London designer was always going to get noticed. But behind the giant fruits and rainbow eyeliner

Features

Pantone

For over 60 years, this single company has systematised and shaped designers’ notions of colour. So how did that happen? When did Pantone go from

Icon of the Month

#iconphoto contest: workspace – the results

Our art desk has selected its three favourite entries to Icon’s photography competition – Workspace – and one lucky winner of a bag of HAY

GALLERY

#iconphoto contest – workspace

For the chance to win a bag of Hay stationery and a copy of our latest issue, Studios, use Instagram or Twitter to send us

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Yair Neuman and Cubitts launch range of lights created from waste eyeglass lenses

Uchida Shanghai transforms old linen factory into new public gallery

Corrugated metal cladding transforms Spanish country house

Improve your team’s bench strength

RUR Architecture completes Taipei Music Center Performance Hall

Experimental ‘Play-Lab’ for teenagers prototyped by Matter Design

Unused textile factory in Mexico City redesigned as new housing block

‘Staircase of Dreams’ unveiled in east London by The Fandangoe Kid and local students

Lee Broom launches music-inspired ‘Maestro’ chair

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Yair Neuman and Cubitts launch range of lights created from waste eyeglass lenses

Uchida Shanghai transforms old linen factory into new public gallery

Corrugated metal cladding transforms Spanish country house

Improve your team’s bench strength

RUR Architecture completes Taipei Music Center Performance Hall

Experimental ‘Play-Lab’ for teenagers prototyped by Matter Design

Unused textile factory in Mexico City redesigned as new housing block

‘Staircase of Dreams’ unveiled in east London by The Fandangoe Kid and local students

Lee Broom launches music-inspired ‘Maestro’ chair

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ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

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

New Nordic design

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Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality