Recent Articles

Plant and BloomsyBox – the gift that keeps on giving
If you’re gifting our great book Plant this holiday season why not couple it with a year’s worth of blooms?
Published: Wednesday, 14 December 2016
Christie's Strangest Sales - An expensive egg timer
Find out how the world's most expensive timepiece weathered the revolution and winged its way back to Russia
Published: Wednesday, 14 December 2016
How Ettore Sottsass took a shine to glass
A new show in the designer's centenary year looks at his fascination with, and dedication to, the material
Published: Tuesday, 13 December 2016
Memphis does Hanukkah
Ever wondered what a Sottsass-influenced menorah looks like? Find out at the Jewish Museum, New York
Published: Wednesday, 7 December 2016
Can you see the music in these patterns?
Could fabric design and music share some unlikely common ground? Yes, judging by our new book Patterns
Published: Tuesday, 6 December 2016
Gift the Book - and the Look!
If they like Grace they'll love these Paul Smith accessories - so don't just gift our books, gift the world within them
Published: Friday, 2 December 2016
Toby Mott - Joe Corré’s punk bonfire was wrong
Punk In Print author says Sex Pistols' manager's son went against punk's spirit by burning cultural ephemera
Published: Tuesday, 29 November 2016
The books beside Jonathan Ive
Did you catch our book cameo in the BBC interview with Apple's Chief Design Officer and Phaidon author?
Published: Monday, 28 November 2016
Christie's Strangest Sales – Holly Golightly's dress
How the world’s most famous dress went for £.5 million, funding schools for poor Indian children
Published: Wednesday, 2 November 2016
When the imperfect is perfect!
Discover why Japan’s finest ceramicists don’t hide their faults, but celebrate them
Published: Monday, 31 October 2016
Happy birthday Arita!
Nestling among rice fields the Japanese town, famed for the purity of its porcelain, is 400 years old this year
Published: Thursday, 20 October 2016
Brooklyn's in bloom!
Phaidon teamed up with Garden Collage in a horticultural paradise to celebrate our new book Plant
Published: Thursday, 20 October 2016
Wallpaper* City Guide launches in Paris
The Amastan hotel provided a cool, polished setting to celebrate the publication of the new guide
Published: Tuesday, 18 October 2016


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