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Posts tagged 'Illustration'

New exhibition showcases cartoons of city life

Big City Life at Cartoonmuseum Basel displays diverse visions of urban experience – from disconnected city planning to overwhelming buildings A new exhibition at Cartoonmuseum

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Smoking Guns: Illustrating the Sixties

An exhibition in London reveals the colourful, seductive artwork that emerged just before photography replaced drawings in magazines For a brief couple of years in

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Five things you can do with Icon

Our next issue is available from Saturday, but there’s no need to get rid of your old copies of Icon. Illustrator Yann Le Bec has

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Dominic Wilcox

The designer and former Icon contributor will be speaking at Icon’s House of Culture at Clerkenwell Design Week today (21 May). Above are some drawings

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Variations on Normal by Dominic Wilcox

The former Icon illustrator has released a book of his whimsical ideas, inventions and redesigns “Within everything that surrounds us, there are hundreds of ideas

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The House of Illustration

The world’s first gallery dedicated to illustration opened this month with an exhibition of works by Quentin Blake The world’s first gallery dedicated to illustration

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David Shrigley at Sketch

A dining room doused in candy floss pink makes an unlikely backdrop for David Shrigley’s acerbic art at London restaurant Sketch The velvet banquettes, copper

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Moment Factory’s interactive multimedia

Montreal’s Moment Factory is 12 years old and the interactive multimedia studio is so successful that staff numbers have almost doubled in the past year

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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


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