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Posts tagged 'Victoria & Albert Museum'

‘They went from darlings of the underground to a global mega-band’ – Pink Floyd exhibition at the V&A

The curator of Their Mortal Remains on how the band transformed expectations of rock concerts This audio-visual journey through Pink Floyd’s music, design and staging,

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High heels

Businesswomen, kings and medieval Asian warriors have all understood the symbolic power of heeled footwear. And its impracticality only seems to add to its allure

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Future 50: Nelly Ben Hayoun

Icon asked a dozen experts and practitioners to nominate the people they think are, in some way, shaping the future. The resulting list of global

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Molenti&C Remake Gio Ponti

After a rigorous two-year selection process, Molteni&C have reissued seven pieces of furniture by one of the godfathers of novecento design, Gio Ponti (1891-1979). The

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Star City

Soviet postcard of Valentina Tereshkova (image: Poster Courtesy “Ne Bolta!” Collection) Nottingham Contemporary probes the space race in the imagination of communist Europe. By Owen

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Star City

Soviet postcard of Valentina Tereshkova (image: Poster Courtesy “Ne Bolta!” Collection) Nottingham Contemporary probes the space race in the imagination of communist Europe. By Owen

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Star City

Soviet postcard of Valentina Tereshkova (image: Poster Courtesy “Ne Bolta!” Collection) Nottingham Contemporary probes the space race in the imagination of communist Europe. By Owen

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The Icon 20/20 Designers: Gareth Pugh

Spring/Summer collection, 2009 Even though fashion designer Pugh is just 28, he has a 14-year career behind him. Starting out as costume designer for the

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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


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

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


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