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Posts tagged 'Stockholm'

A major exhibition at ArkDes explores the work of iconic Swedish architect Sigurd Lewerentz

From shopping to dying, a new Stockholm exhibition shows how the Swedish architect understood the human condition Photography by Johan Dehlin Words by Ellinor Thunberg

Architecture

Play spheres and brutalist platforms added to 1960s Stockholm park

Local practice AndrénFogelström created the striking structures for Vårbergstoppen, a hill constructed in the 1960s that is now a public park Words by Francesca Perry

Design

Seven designers for the future from Stockholm Design Week 2019

  The Greenhouse is Stockholm’s laboratory for rising talent, where young designers get a chance to exhibit fresh ideas. At Stockholm Furniture Fair 2019, Icon

Features

Foster + Partners launches new Cove lounge chair at Passenger Terminal Expo 2018

The new Cove lounge chair, by Foster + Partners, is designed for public areas and features integrating USB charging points Foster + Partners have debuted

News

SoFo, Stockholm

In the lead-up to Stockholm Furniture Fair, taking place this week, Icon visited an old working-class area on the city’s Södermalm island, where artists and

GALLERY

Highlights: Stockholm Furniture Fair

Emerging talent, in the Form Us With Love-designed “Greenhouse” space, and tableware made of sulfur were among the most intriguing displays at the Swedish capital’s

News

New issue – Icon 153: Scandinavian special

In the lead-up to Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair, we indulge in all things Scandi in our latest issue – examining everything from the enduring

Comment

Skogskyrkogården crematorium, Stockholm

Johan Celsing’s crematorium for a UNESCO-listed cemetery in Stockholm is a delicate balance of technical and emotional demands Skogskyrkogården, or the Woodland Cemetery, is a

News

Stockholm Furniture Fair

Here is Icon’s selection of products to look out for at the event next week Luca NichettoCloud for &Tradition A range of lounge furniture that

News

Summerhouse Lagnö by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter

Every summer, thousands of Swedes and other holidaymakers retreat to the sprawling Stockholm archipelago, just east of the capital. With its 24,000 isolated islands and

News

Editor's choice

Design London makes LDF debut this September

Finland welcomes new design festival to Helsinki

Vitra acquires Kazuo Shinohara’s iconic Umbrella House

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum

Memphis Milano opens the doors of the new Memphis Milano Galleria


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

Finland welcomes new design festival to Helsinki

Vitra acquires Kazuo Shinohara’s iconic Umbrella House

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum

Memphis Milano opens the doors of the new Memphis Milano Galleria


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