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Posts tagged 'Textiles'

Sudō Reiko and Japanese textile innovation

Making NUNO, a new exhibition at Japan House London, showcases the work of innovative textile designer Sudō Reiko Words by Francesca Perry After a long

Design

Faye Toogood launches first homeware collection

Expanding beyond interior design, fashion and furniture, the British designer has developed her first range of homeware with a sculptural approach Toogood, the London-based studio

Design

Kangan Arora on her Ikea designs, her inspiration and the balancing act of living in London

Arora has created dozens of designs for Ikea. An image of the FRAMKALLA work in progress Textile designer Kangan Arora’s work has sold in the

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Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec: Knit

The Bouroullecs have spent ten years designing for Kvadrat, but they’ve never before done a textile for the Danish company. At their Paris studio –

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Nathalie du Pasquier: “I’m interested in the form of things – I’m not interested in telling a story”

The founding member of the Memphis Group is riding a wave of nostalgia for the postmodernist pioneers, reworking 1980s patterns and launching new textile designs

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Bethan Laura Wood: Guadalupe Daybed

[iframe src=”//player.vimeo.com/video/97850428″ width=”630″ height=”400″ frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen ] Bethan Laura Wood about Divina, Guadalupe Daybed and ’Divina – Every colour is divine’ from Kvadrat

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Divina for Kvadrat

When Kvadrat invited 22 designers to create one-off pieces using its felt-like Divina textile, the results ranged from workwear to daybeds Thirty years ago, Danish

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Raf Simons for Kvadrat

Danish company Kvadrat has called on one of the biggest names in fashion – Christian Dior’s Raf Simons – to create its latest range of

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Olafur Eliasson for Kvadrat

The Danish textile company Kvadrat has been based in Ebeltoft, a popular summer holiday resort in Jutland, ever since the founding of the firm in

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Encoded Textiles by Raw Color

Dutch design studio Raw Color has invented a device for turning text messages into a printable textile pattern. The Cryptographer, as Christoph Brach and Daniera

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

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

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Mecanoo transforms Mies van der Rohe’s MLK Library

London basketball court co-designed with local residents

Mario Cucinella designs Tuscan cultural centre with ‘suspended plaza’


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

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

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Mecanoo transforms Mies van der Rohe’s MLK Library

London basketball court co-designed with local residents

Mario Cucinella designs Tuscan cultural centre with ‘suspended plaza’


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