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Design studio Flétta takes discarded materials and turns them into desirable new objects

A decision to explore local waste material streams led an Icelandic studio to some new design discoveries Photography by Saga Sigurðardóttir Words by Riya Patel

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Thorunn Arnadottir: Iceland’s rising star

A rising star of Iceland’s emerging design scene, her work is inspired by the country’s traditional industries and storytelling culture Thorunn Arnadottir, who was chosen as

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Silent Village by Brynjar Sigurđarson

A chance meeting with a 75-year-old Icelandic shark hunter was the starting point for Silent Village, Brynjar Sigurđarson’s latest design project. During a month spent

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Harpa Concert Hall by Olafur Eliasson

A primary aim for Henning Larsen Architects, when designing the Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík, Iceland, was for the building to “dematerialise” – for its

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Harpa Concert Hall by Olafur Eliasson

A primary aim for Henning Larsen Architects, when designing the Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík, Iceland, was for the building to “dematerialise” – for its

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Patricia Urquiola reveals her early inspirations, latest work with Flos and what excites her about a new project

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Marco Oggian’s bold aesthetic graces the cover of ICON’s autumn issue

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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

Colour and texture elevate StudioDuo’s latest project in Ho Chi Minh City

A la Francaise: All the highlights from Maison&Objet 2022

adidas reveals latest Made To Be Remade collection at Design London

mini-VRV – climate control that’s never seen nor heard

Patricia Urquiola reveals her early inspirations, latest work with Flos and what excites her about a new project

Aritco hosts Third Age panel discussion at Design London

Marco Oggian’s bold aesthetic graces the cover of ICON’s autumn issue

ICON 209 : Autumn 2022

5 unmissable exhibitions and installations at Design London 2022


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

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Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality