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Posts tagged 'The Icon 20/20'

The Icon 20/20 Architects: Raumlabor

Installation made of recycled doors at the Steirischer Herbst festival, 2008 Raumlabor is at the forefront of that indefinable genre of architects who are working

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The Icon 20/20 Architects: Melissa Kinnear

Building Communities Workshop at the Eden Project, 2005 Everyone has heard of Médecins Sans Frontières – the superhero doctors who rush to the rescue “across

Architecture

The Icon 20/20 Designers: Stamen

All 3,500 items in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in a single interface Maps have become an increasingly important way of seeing both

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The Icon 20/20: Architects

This is our list of the people in architecture and design who we feel are shaping the future. It’s a snapshot of a generation. You

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The Icon 20/20 Architects: Emilio Marin

UDEM Valle Alto High School, 2005 In an interview last year, Chilean architect Emilio Marin revealed his two favourite Youtube videos as a clip of

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The Icon 20/20 Designers: Moritz Waldemeyer

Collaboration with OK GO alternative rock group, 2008 Moritz Waldemeyer has been the design world’s engineer-for-hire for five years. He has produced his own work

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The Icon 20/20 Architects: 2012

K Espressobar, Delft, 2007 “The trick is to be as lazy as possible,” explains Cesare Peeren of 2012 Architecten, clearly one of the most energetic

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The Icon 20/20 Architects: Sarah Herda

As the director of the Graham Foundation in Chicago, Sarah Herda is the most important person in architecture funding in America. She holds the purse

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The Icon 20/20 Designers: Hugh Herr

Powerfoot One for iWalk  In his job as director of the Biomechatronics group at the MIT Media Lab, Hugh Herr has been responsible for advances

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The Icon 20/20 Architects: Torolab

Securitree installation for the Safe exhibition, MOMA, New York, 2005 Torolab takes its name from the Spanish word “laboratorio” and has a small stencilled rabbit

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From the Archive: A short history of the iconic Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

10 graphic designers around the world you should follow

Lab La Bla takes a new look at Yngve Ekström’s Lamino chair

Meet the practice developing photosynthetic textiles

Alvaro Barrington basketball court in Bethnal Green initiated by the London Lions


Architects

Wrapped Arc de Triomphe unveiled in Paris

Sir David Adjaye wins Royal Gold Medal for Architecture

Gómez Platero designs world’s first large-scale memorial to victims of the pandemic

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

MoDusArchitects creates sculptural portal on Italian ring road

NEON’s Shiver House re-imagined in wood for 5th anniversary

Network Rail launches design competition to re-imagine local train stations

Notre-Dame spire to be restored to pre-fire design


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Meet the couple who designed and built a tiny house holiday home in Dorset

Nick Cave and Knoll Textiles collaborate to unveil a vibrant collection of upholstery, wallcovering and drapery

From the Archive: A short history of the iconic Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

A duo of new exhibitions at MoMu unpack the role of twentieth century fashion

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

10 graphic designers around the world you should follow

Lab La Bla takes a new look at Yngve Ekström’s Lamino chair

Meet the practice developing photosynthetic textiles

Alvaro Barrington basketball court in Bethnal Green initiated by the London Lions


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

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Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality