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Ettore Sottsass and his multi-coloured world

Design Museum Director Deyan Sudjic recalls the many shades of the maverick designer's genius
Published: Monday, 3 August 2015

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Classic Frank Lloyd Wright design reissued
Iconic American architect hits the high street in a (beautifully diffuse) burst of light
Published: Monday, 3 August 2015
Op artist creates eye-popping metro signage
Legendary Polish Poster School founder Wojciech Bangor returns to public art at the grand old age of 92
Published: Friday, 31 July 2015
What shall we make with this new Fukasawa toaster?
We can't wait to try out the tasty recipes in our great new book Toast in Naoto's new design for Muji
Published: Thursday, 30 July 2015
12 American literary road trips mapped!
Now you too can take a jazz-age excursion or a continental hippy trip, courtesy of these cartographers
Published: Thursday, 23 July 2015
Come with us on a trip to the Noguchi Museum
Stephen Shore & Tina Barney document people and place in a fascinating visual study of Noguchi's own creation
Published: Thursday, 23 July 2015
Hadid, Nouvel and BIG rework Jacobsen classic
Arne Jacobsen's Series 7 chair just got a makeover - courtesy of some fine architectural talent
Published: Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Farewell Fiorucci - inventor of skinny jeans
We look back at the work of Elio, the Italian fashion designer and original denim magnate, who has died aged 80
Published: Tuesday, 21 July 2015
Why DIY dates back to the Bauhaus movement
The author of our Do It Yourself Book talks us through the undercurrents of a 'new' designer DIY revolution
Published: Friday, 17 July 2015
Mario Bellini on Warhol, Playboy and the crazy 70s
The designer recalls a 1972 US road trip, contradicts Le Corbusier, and explains why he thinks the past matters
Published: Thursday, 16 July 2015
Introducing Ettore Sottsass and the Poetry of Things
Deyan Sudjic's exquisite biography of the Italian design legend shows there was much more to him than Memphis
Published: Tuesday, 14 July 2015
The playfully productive world of Mario Bellini
New book captures the childlike imagination of a designer responsible for inspiring the ubiquitous people carrier
Published: Thursday, 9 July 2015
Make your own Ai Weiwei original for just $15!
Or stretch out on a Konstantin Grcic sound system for $40 - you can make these and more in our new book DIY
Published: Monday, 6 July 2015

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