Festival design that lets the music do the branding

Swiss designer Alexandre Pietra's treatment for this summer's For Noise festival puts the headliners centre stage Festival design that lets the music do the branding

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First look inside the new Design Museum

John Pawson's minimalist masterpiece is taking shape inside London's former Commonwealth Institute First look inside the new Design Museum

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News of our Grace Coddington book has leaked!

It's true! We're publishing the BIGGEST book in fashion - think of it as Phaidon's September issue News of our Grace Coddington book has leaked!

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McDonald’s targets cyclists with mobile packaging

Restaurant giant hops on the bike boom with a nifty way of transporting burger and fries - without risk of flipping McDonald’s targets cyclists with mobile packaging

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The typeface that comes with its own spy film

Fontsmith has enlivened the launch of its new 'enigmatic type' FS Silas by giving it its own mini-movie The typeface that comes with its own spy film

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MoMA buys the Rainbow Flag

We explain the strong message behind a simple piece of cloth that's now become a National treasure MoMA buys the Rainbow Flag

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Pentagram gives Shakespeare a makeover

The agency has reworked its Shakespeare in the Park designs into something rich and strange for the 2015 season Pentagram gives Shakespeare a makeover

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The illustrated guide to New York

New MTA show at the Society of Illustrators takes a look at the changing face of the city over the last 30 years The illustrated guide to New York

3 weeks ago


Interior design with a sporting advantage

Jaime Hayón's Game On collection for the European design specialists Galerie Kreo is seriously playful Interior design with a sporting advantage

3 weeks ago


Well what did you expect the 1stdibs HQ to look like?

One of our favourite websites has a new office - and it's in keeping with their upscale offering Well what did you expect the 1stdibs HQ to look like?

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NEW DESIGN BOOKS

James Irvine
Otl Aicher
Reproducing Scholten & Baijings
WA: The Essence of Japanese Design
Ettore Sottsass
Naoto Fukasawa
The Design Book
Merz to Emigré and Beyond
Shiro Kuramata
The Phaidon Archive of Graphic Design