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The things that made up James Irvine
The brilliant Alessi, B&B, IKEA and Mercedes designer died in 2013. His wife remembers what made him unique
Published: Friday, 8 May 2015
Archive sketches inspire MoMA’s Italian range
Newly realised designs by Sottsass, Castiglioni and co. go on sale at the museum’s Design Store next month
Published: Monday, 27 April 2015
Candy Crush's new office lacks a 'bored' room
'We didn't build an office – we created a kingdom' says Stockholm developer King of its playful new design
Published: Tuesday, 21 April 2015
Lost Ettore Sottsass designs go into production
Furniture and vases by the legendary Italian designer hit the high street courtesy of Kartell
Published: Monday, 20 April 2015
The snacks that work like airline tickets
Budget airline Transavia says its SnackHolidays campaign puts the fun back into buying a vacation
Published: Monday, 20 April 2015
James Irvine honoured at Salon del Mobile
The late, great product designer’s monograph gets a custom-made display unit, and its on show in Milan
Published: Wednesday, 15 April 2015
Cameron, Milliband and Clegg as Mexican wrestlers
Design agencies Pentagram, Applied Wayfinding and Handsome visualise Britain's main parties as pictograms
Published: Wednesday, 8 April 2015
Bjarke Ingels goes to the bathroom
Acclaimed architect’s design team creates faucets for high-end American fixtures firm Kallista
Published: Wednesday, 8 April 2015
Spend a day in London with Wallpaper* City Guides
Follow Instagram icon Joe Pickard as he 'works' his way through Wallpaper* City Guides' 24 hour guide
Published: Monday, 30 March 2015
Anish Kapoor 'I want to write a grand opera...'
'... and deal with the big human issues.' But, he tells us, 'One would kid oneself to believe one could do all that'
Published: Thursday, 26 March 2015
The designs Alessi declined
A new exhibition shows the products by Zaha Hadid, Ettore Sottsass and co that never made it into production
Published: Thursday, 26 March 2015
If you've got it - flaunt it!
Fashioning the Body is a great show examining ways in which we've 'enhanced our offering' over the years
Published: Thursday, 26 March 2015
Anish Kapoor ‘An artist’s job is to say I’m lost’
We catch up with the sculptor and painter at the launch of a show of new work at the Lisson Gallery
Published: Tuesday, 24 March 2015

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