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Industry news and events - 9 April 2020

Industry news and events – 9 April 2020

Chen Chen Kai Williams’ Leg Bowl, a lot in General Assembly’s At Home charity auction, is inspired by pre-bronze age Chinese ding vessels. Courtesy of

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Google’s Ivy Ross: ‘If what the tech offers is of value to you, then have it be out in your home and be beautiful’

Part of the Google installation in Milan Design Week. Photo: Google Ivy Ross is in charge of Google’s hardware design, and as such it’s probably

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Intruders: How smart technology infiltrates architecture

From our cities to our homes, OMA partner Reinier de Graaf considers the increasing irrelevance of humans in the continual and independent interaction between objects

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Gadi Amit: ‘Consumers are too willing to upgrade their devices’

With the modular Google Ara mobile phone, the San Francisco-based technology designer hopes to challenge the culture of disposability that has developed around technology Gadi

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Data centres and secret servers

When Steve Jobs stepped on stage to thunderous applause at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference
on 6 June, he announced a new product which everyone in the

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Data centres and secret servers

When Steve Jobs stepped on stage to thunderous applause at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference
on 6 June, he announced a new product which everyone in the

Features
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Data centres and secret servers

When Steve Jobs stepped on stage to thunderous applause at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference
on 6 June, he announced a new product which everyone in the

Features

Design USA

Nike’s Zoom Victory Spike racing shoe A 10-year survey of American design highlights its commercial colours, says Johanna Agerman Contemporary American design is not something

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Design USA

Nike’s Zoom Victory Spike racing shoe A 10-year survey of American design highlights its commercial colours, says Johanna Agerman Contemporary American design is not something

Review

The Book

It’s now 20 years since the death of the printed book. Random Penguin, Britain’s last mass-market publisher, was forced to withdraw from print in February

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

High-rise greenhouses open in Paris suburbs

Giant pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021


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

High-rise greenhouses open in Paris suburbs

Giant pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021


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