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Posts tagged 'London Design Biennale'

London Design Biennale reveals theme and artistic director for 2020 event

London Design Biennale announced on Tuesday that artist and designer Es Devlin OBE will be the artistic director for its third edition, set to take

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London Design Biennale: ‘We hope to inspire a diverse, global commentary on our emotionally turbulent times’

The biennale’s director Christopher Turner explains the thinking behind next year’s theme: Emotional States ‘Emotional States’ has been announced as the theme for next year’s

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Wish Machine by Autoban

The Turkish architects’ installation at the London Design Biennale references the utopian dreams of refugees seeking a better future The idea of a wish tree,

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Forecast by Barber Osgerby

Barber Osgerby’s Forecast installation at the London Design Biennale is purposeful in appearance, but is in reality a deliberate exercise in futility Reputedly inspired by

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Annabel Karim Kassar: ‘You see Londoners behaving just as Beirutis do’

The designer of the acclaimed Lebanon pavilion at the London Design Biennale tells us how she recreated a Beirut streetscape by the River Thames The

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London Design Biennale: Icon’s six favourite pavilions

After an exhaustive investigation, Icon has selected the best six installations at the new London Design Biennale for your pleasure – all dissent welcome Behind

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Design from Chile conference

A conference this week at the London Design Biennale will explore the ideas behind Cybersyn, the cyber management system devised in Chile during the Salvador Allende

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‘Amazingly, the London Design Biennale will be the first design biennale in a major capital city’

In the lead-up to the event’s opening on 6 September, its director and former Icon editor Christopher Turner spoke to us about diplomacy, Brexit and

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

The Africa Centre in Southwark celebrates pan-African culture

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

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Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon


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 Africa Centre in Southwark celebrates pan-African culture

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


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