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Guest Editor: Giorgio Armani | ICON 052 | October 2007

Guest editor’s letter Labels and beyond Products with personalities Not like the real world Choice on wheels But we are still waiting on teleportation Breed

ICON 052 | October 2007

A light switch as a coat hook

words William Wiles A light switch as a coat hook and a plug-in noose are part of a series of products titled Die Electric by

ICON 052 | October 2007

Rubber brains | icon 052 | October 2007

Words by Morgan Richards Rubber brains sealed in glass cabinets form the centrepiece of Japanese fashion designer Jun Takahashi’s installation at Dover Street Market, Comme

ICON 052 | October 2007

A noodle bar | ICON 052 | October 2007

Words by Diego García Scaro A noodle bar is the latest addition to Autostadt, Volkswagen’s theme park in Wolfsburg, Germany. Designed by Zurich-based architects Hosoya

ICON 052 | October 2007

A shopping centre in Slovenia

words Ana Vukadin A shopping centre’s roof has been taken over by an apartment complex in Bohinjska Bistrica, an alpine village in the Triglav National

ICON 052 | October 2007

Office dA | icon 052 | October 2007

words Beatrice Galilee A wall turns into a dome in a striking act of structural metamorphosis by Boston-based architecture and design practice Office dA. The

ICON 052 | October 2007

David Adjaye’s gallery

words Edwin Heathcote A big black billboard set against the boozy pedestrian traffic of Shoreditch, David Adjaye’s gallery presents a very fine front for two

ICON 052 | October 2007

Ted Noten | icon 052 | October 2007

words Anna Bates “I don’t know how it went wrong,” says Ted Noten leaning back in his chair, tearing the filter off his cigarette and

ICON 052 | October 2007

The new LA school | icon 52 | October 2007

Greg Lynn Hernán Díaz Alonso Tom Wiscombe Patterns David Clovers Jason Payne Ball Nogues words Justin McGuirk The new LA school is a band of

ICON 052 | October 2007

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

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

Aritco exhibit limited-edition DesignWall and hosts Third Age panel discussion at Design London

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