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Posts tagged 'fritz hansen'

A short history of the iconic Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

The Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen. Image courtesy of Fritz Hansen Designed in the fifties, the Egg Chair is a design classic that has become

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What’s next for Danish design?

Things have got a bit too cosy in the state of Denmark. Now the country’s design establishment is facing up to some uncomfortable truths, writes

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Win a Fritz Hansen Series 7 chair at Icon’s House of Culture

Visit Icon’s photo booth at the House of Culture for the chance to win one of these design classics, and pick up exclusive gifts by

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Icon’s House of Culture

Old Sessions House, our new venue at Clerkenwell Design Week, will feature displays by top brands, talks by leading designers and a cafe to rest

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Jaime Hayon

The Spanish designer will be speaking at Design Shanghai on Saturday. He told Icon about the thinking behind some of his work NY Is Miami

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Jaime Hayon: Inspiration

Last month Icon editor Christopher Turner interviewed Jaime Hayon at 100% Design. Here, the Spanish designer talks us through the inspiration behind some of his

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Design Shanghai 2014

Carpenters Workshop Gallery’s display (Image: Wang Wei) The inaugural event brought together a diverse range of products and brands and heralded the arrival of China

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Milan Furniture Fair: Bright Sparks

A round-up of some of the star turns to be shown at this year’s Salone, including Fritz Hansen’s relaunch of an Arne Jacobsen classic and

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Icon competition: the winners

    To celebrate ten years of Icon in print, we gave away six collectable chairs during Clerkenwell Design Week. We asked you to doodle

Design

Icon Competition

      TO ENTER To celebrate a decade in print, Icon is giving you the opportunity to win one of six collectable chairs during

Design

Editor's choice

Linear park by Migliore+Servetto opens in South Korea

Brutalist Czech bus terminal restored by Chybik + Kristof

A bold combination of craft and innovation for your bathroom

Rethinking care: Design Museum hosts online showcase of emerging designers

The Festival of Britain at 70: questioning the myth

Montreal’s massive Biodome redesigned by KANVA

Explore Portuguese innovation, sustainability and contemporary design at The Hotel Show Dubai 2021

Manuel Herz designs ‘symbolic synagogue’ in Ukraine

UK housing design needs to be more Scandinavian


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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Linear park by Migliore+Servetto opens in South Korea

Brutalist Czech bus terminal restored by Chybik + Kristof

A bold combination of craft and innovation for your bathroom

Rethinking care: Design Museum hosts online showcase of emerging designers

The Festival of Britain at 70: questioning the myth

Montreal’s massive Biodome redesigned by KANVA

Explore Portuguese innovation, sustainability and contemporary design at The Hotel Show Dubai 2021

Manuel Herz designs ‘symbolic synagogue’ in Ukraine

UK housing design needs to be more Scandinavian


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 preview: 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