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Posts tagged 'Sketchbook'

Inside the ‘Empire of Ice Cream’ – Sam Jacob’s new exhibition

Sam Jacob, Empire of Ice Cream, no7, courtesy Betts Project British architect Sam Jacob explores architecture, drawing and memory in a new exhibition at London’s

Architecture

Galina Balashova

The watercolour designs by Balashova – the architect behind much of the Soviet space program – evince a surprising delicacy and style. Below is her

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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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Jan Kaplický Drawings

Opening on Saturday, an exhibition of drawings at the AA presents the beguiling, space-age visions of the Stirling prize-winning Czech architect An exhibition at the Architectural

GALLERY

Ferran Adrià

The former El Bulli head chef’s sketches are a medium for understanding his own creativity Avant-garde master chef Ferran Adrià, most known for his time

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Piet Oudolf’s sketchbook

  The landscape designer was named Icon of the Year in our 2014 awards. Here is a selection of his drawings, including those of the swirling

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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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Pep Carrió

“A sketchbook,” Pep Carrió has said, “is like a kind of portable laboratory … a memory warehouse.” In 2007 the Spanish artist and graphic designer

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Pep Carrió

“A sketchbook,” Pep Carrió has said, “is like a kind of portable laboratory … a memory warehouse.” In 2007 the Spanish artist and graphic designer

GALLERY

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Evelina Kroon draws on retro graphic patterns from the 60s for her latest work with Aritco

Sabine Marcelis, Lee Broom and more join Discussions at Design London

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Architects

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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

Marco Oggian’s bold aesthetic graces the cover of ICON’s autumn issue

ICON 209 : Autumn 2022

5 unmissable exhibitions and installations at Design London 2022

Evelina Kroon draws on retro graphic patterns from the 60s for her latest work with Aritco

Sabine Marcelis, Lee Broom and more join Discussions at Design London

Design London returns to London Design Festival this September

Thailand’s BCG Heroes Showcase at Design London 2022

Inside Norway

Calligaris Group Contract division: the feeling of home when you are travelling


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