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New platform Trampolín launches to nurture aspiring creatives

Trampolín aims to democratise the creative industries by giving all people equal opportunity to realise their creative potential Words by Sonia Zhuravlyova  The Spanish city

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Are we any closer to equity in design?

Design Can, the UK campaign dedicated to a more inclusive design industry, launches a new public initiative to track progress Words by Francesca Perry Design

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Ultra-light carbon fibre wheelchair wins the Mobility Unlimited Challenge

UK firm Phoenix Instinct will receive funding to bring the wheelchair to market The winner of the Mobility Unlimited Challenge has now been announced with

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Architectural visualisations need to be more representative of our diverse societies

Architecture can play a role in helping to heal unconscious racial biases – and that starts with depicting an accurate, inclusive array of users Words

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‘Take us into account when designing public space’: young Londoners launch new campaign

In Brent, London’s Borough of Culture 2020, young people kick off a campaign calling for more inclusive public spaces Words by Francesca Perry Young people

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RNIB’s Design for Everyone campaign unveils first pregnancy test for those with sight loss

A new tactile device is part of the Royal National Institute of Blind People’s campaign to promote accessible design Words by Francesca Perry As part

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Beazley Designs of the Year nominees go on show at the Design Museum

MK Gallery by 6a Architects. Photo by Johan Dehlin The list showcases technological innovation, clever use of materials, inclusive and accessible design and wry looks

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Design Can is taking on the industry’s inclusion problem

Meet the group aiming to make the design industry more representative of society. By Siobhan Morrin The design industry is predominantly male – 78% male

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Icon 192: Inclusivity, Representation and Design

  Inclusivity and representation: June’s issue looks at the social impact of design and how much we value it   Icon 192 is all about

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London


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

DesignKind explores the relationship between racial and climate justice

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London


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