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Wallpaper* City Guide launches in Tel Aviv
The Norman hotel provided a swanky White City backdrop to celebrate the publication of the new guide
Published: Wednesday, 6 July 2016
How tennis changed the way we dress
With Wimbledon in full swing Colin McDowell explains how an elitist sport's high class clothing hit the high street
Published: Wednesday, 29 June 2016
You can now turn your voice into a typeface!
So what does your voice 'look' like? Find out on a site closing the gap between written and spoken word
Published: Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Helvetica director turns his camera on Dieter Rams
Gary Hustwit, director of Helvetica, Objectified and Urbanised focuses on the 84-year-old Braun legend
Published: Monday, 27 June 2016
One thing not to miss in Marseille
If you're visiting for Euro 2016 get up early and visit this Corbusier-inspired gem by Fernand Boukobza
Published: Monday, 20 June 2016
3 Richard Sapper designs that stayed unmade
A bike that keeps you dry, a ship that stops you being seasick and Google glass - long before it came (and went)
Published: Monday, 13 June 2016
One thing not to miss in Basel
Heading to the Swiss city for Art Basel next week? Be sure to pack or download your Wallpaper* City Guide
Published: Friday, 10 June 2016
How Marcel Breuer and his bike changed the chair
Discover how the young Bauhaus lecturer's steel-framed bicycle helped him create his famous Wassily Chair
Published: Thursday, 9 June 2016
How clutter inspired Richard Sapper’s design classic
Learn why Sapper's own messy desktop spurred him to produce the Tizio lamp, one of today's best-loved designs
Published: Monday, 6 June 2016
One thing not to miss in Venice
Planning to visit the Architecture Biennale? Caffè Florian has entertained everyone from Proust to Casanova
Published: Friday, 27 May 2016
The world's best libraries look even better as posters
See how architect André Chiote has illustrated buildings by Norman Foster, Oscar Niemeyer, Rem Koolhaas and co
Published: Wednesday, 25 May 2016
5 modern design updates of ancient Indian crafts
From Hermès water carriers to yoga-inspired tables, here's an Indian design update courtesy of our new book Sar
Published: Wednesday, 25 May 2016
'Good design should look like this' - Richard Sapper
The late, great designer on how a humble teddy bear inspired his design for the IBM ThinkPad
Published: Tuesday, 24 May 2016


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