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A short history of the Sony Walkman

Sony Walkman 1979. Photo by Yoshikazu Takada Long before the iPod was on the scene, Sony’s portable cassette player The Walkman changed the way people

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Coolest installations in Milan Design Week 2018

Fuorisalone installations are a big part of the hype surrounding Milan Design Week. Rita Lobo picked out some of the genuinely exciting exhibitions from 2018.

Features

BarberOsgerby: Design Olympians

Over the past 15 years, Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby have designed an asymmetric Coke bottle, an aluminium table milled to the accuracy of a

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Ces Las Vegas

The Samsung stand Once again, the future is here – at the annual gathering of the global electronics industry. William Wiles donned the 3D glasses

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Ces Las Vegas

The Samsung stand Once again, the future is here – at the annual gathering of the global electronics industry. William Wiles donned the 3D glasses

Review

The Book

It’s now 20 years since the death of the printed book. Random Penguin, Britain’s last mass-market publisher, was forced to withdraw from print in February

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The Book

It’s now 20 years since the death of the printed book. Random Penguin, Britain’s last mass-market publisher, was forced to withdraw from print in February

Icon of the Month

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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