Design Stories

Toby Mott on the punk poster every collector wants

Punk graphics archivist and Phaidon author shares another highlight from his new book in this short video Toby Mott on the punk poster every collector wants

Patricia Urquiola’s spiritual stainless steel collection

The Spanish designer’s new collection for Georg Jensen makes this simple material look remarkably luxurious Patricia Urquiola’s spiritual stainless steel collection

Toby Mott talks us through his punk archive

Discover the impromptu ways Mott came by his peerless collection of punk graphic design collection in this video Toby Mott talks us through his punk archive

Toby Mott launches Punk In Print at John Varvatos

Punk graphics archivist teams up with John Varvatos, Phaidon and Artspace for launch party and exhibition Toby Mott launches Punk In Print at John Varvatos

Take a listen to Toby Mott's punk playlist on Spotify

Oh So Pretty Punk In Print author and graphic archivist talks us through 15 songs that embody the punk spirit Take a listen to Toby Mott's punk playlist on Spotify

Rem Koolhaas's EU lounge for the Design Museum

Discover why the lovely furniture, and scary crowd, suit the museum’s forthcoming exhibition Fear and Love Rem Koolhaas's EU lounge for the Design Museum

Meet Peter Koepke and his secret pattern library

Discover how Koepke's Design Library has, for decades served as the fashion business's secret inspiration source Meet Peter Koepke and his secret pattern library

Could the Bouroullecs help us create dreamier cities?

The French furniture designers turn their attention to urban reverie in a thought-provoking exhibition at Vitra Could the Bouroullecs help us create dreamier cities?

Have you seen David Shrigley's cheeky pencils?

The British artist produces 30 new products - including an iPad case, notebooks and other stationary Have you seen David Shrigley's cheeky pencils?

How Ettore Sottsass made the typewriter sexy

On the 99th anniversary of his birth, learn how the designer put art, sex and self-expression into office machinery How Ettore Sottsass made the typewriter sexy

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