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Posts tagged 'Icon 118'

Flip House: Fougeron’s room with a view

Glass innovations are usually reserved for big buildings – the economies of scale do not favour houses – but when an adventurous San Francisco couple

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Concrete by Matali Crasset

Concrete by LCDA is a small but rapidly expanding French company based near Angers. Its three founders have perfected and patented a technique of lightening

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Seinäjoki Library by JKMM

In 1926, a young Alvar Aalto, still flirting with the ideals of classicism, designed the staff building for the volunteer militia in the town of

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Geraldo de Barros

Brazilian artist Geraldo de Barros was a street photographer – but not in the normal mould. Just as, in the late 1940s, Robert Frank and

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Halley VI Research Station by Hugh Broughton

Hugh Broughton’s research station for British scientists in Antarctica stretches across the snowy, windswept landscape like a huge, abandoned children’s toy. In 2005, Broughton’s London

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Bench B by Konstantin Grcic

Konstantin Grcic has recently completed a bench for BD Barcelona Design. Launched at IMM Cologne, Bench B is a modular system that was originally inspired

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Hello World

“Hello World” is the test message that pops up on to screens when programmers have successfully executed a given project. It’s also the title of

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Profile: DUS Architects

Dutch practice DUS proposes an alternative architecture through social networks, temporary interventions and open sourcing. Now it is printing its first building, a canal house

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Urban Collage by Edouard François

Edouard François is annoyed. His new building, Urban Collage, has been completed in Champigny-sur-Marne, a south-eastern suburb of Paris, and he is reflecting on the

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Noam Dover and Michal Cederbaum

In the basement of 19 Greek Street, two Israeli designers are showing off their new animatronic fruit bowl. When you fill it, a pressure sensor

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Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

The 10th CODAawards will honour extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural, and public spaces

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

ICON 208 : Summer 2022

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

Ideal Standard introduces Linda-X designed by Palomba Serafini Associati

DAC shines spotlight on women in architecture with new exhibition

Serena Confalonieri designs Venus lamp for Milanese lighting brand Servomuto


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

The 10th CODAawards will honour extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural, and public spaces

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

ICON 208 : Summer 2022

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

Ideal Standard introduces Linda-X designed by Palomba Serafini Associati

DAC shines spotlight on women in architecture with new exhibition

Serena Confalonieri designs Venus lamp for Milanese lighting brand Servomuto


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

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality