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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
Published: Thursday, 29 September 2016

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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
Published: Thursday, 29 September 2016
Paul Smith threw a party for Grace last night!
'If you’re interested in fashion you’ve got to have her book!' says the legendary British fashion designer
Published: Friday, 23 September 2016
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
Published: Thursday, 22 September 2016
Have you seen David Shrigley's cheeky pencils?
The British artist produces 30 new products - including an iPad case, notebooks and other stationary
Published: Monday, 19 September 2016
30 years of Grace in 3 cartoons
Vogue's creative director at large animates her looks, her favourite photographers and her closest colleagues
Published: Monday, 19 September 2016
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
Published: Wednesday, 14 September 2016
Take a look at the USSR's long lost product designs
Discovering Utopia at the London Design Biennial looks back at the Soviet Union's take on consumer goods
Published: Friday, 9 September 2016
From Boot Camp to Boutique
Find out how five military clothing innovations went from the battlefield on to the high street
Published: Wednesday, 7 September 2016
Scholten & Baijings make 2016's Designs of the Year
Dutch husband-and-wife duo update ancient Japanese porcelain to win a place on the Design Museum's list
Published: Tuesday, 6 September 2016
What to expect from Pink Floyd at the V&A
Following its Bowie exhibition, the V&A will dedicate next summer’s show to the world-famous British rock group
Published: Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Have you seen Grayson Perry's Christmas card?
Ceramicist joins Bob and Roberta Smith, Michael Craig-Martin and more for series of Oxfam charity cards
Published: Tuesday, 30 August 2016
Noguchi as you've never seen him before
Another Land by Leah Raintree at the Noguchi museum reimagines his sculptures as distant objects in space
Published: Wednesday, 24 August 2016


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