Grant Gibson on Herman Miller’s remastered Aeron

Ever since its launch a little under 25 years ago, Herman Miller’s Aeron chair has divided opinion. In a letter…
04 May 2017

Peter Murray: As we prepare to leave the EU, London needs its architects more than ever

When I started the London Festival of Architecture (LFA) in 2004 it was focused on Clerkenwell. We calculated that the…
19 Apr 2017

We need to celebrate repetition

London is a city that celebrates variety. It is a city of villages rather than a single style; every street…
13 Mar 2017

Wake up and smell the office

“Designing an office that your employees enjoy spending time in is recognised to have a positive impact on productivity, staff…
07 Mar 2017

Aviva opens ‘digital garage’ in Toronto

Aviva has created a North American version of its “digital garage” concept in a corporate building in Toronto, following the…
02 Mar 2017

The Power List 2016: Our annual look at the best of the industry

In our latest issue, we feature our first annual review of the most influential people within our industry – the…
14 Dec 2016

Designs for everyone: Karim Rashid

Karim Rashid is one of the most diverse and accessible designers of his generation, once described by Time magazine as…
01 Nov 2016

Jaime Hayon: Just for fun

One word that probably sums up Spanish designer Jaime Hayon is “playful”. As the assembled design press and assorted industry…
25 Oct 2016

Orgatec preview: PearsonLloyd

Our old friends at PearsonLloyd were the talk of the town in Chicago when its Zones design for Teknion won…
24 Oct 2016

Orgatec preview: Tom Dixon

When Tom Dixon sets his stall out – or should that be presents his beautifully designed stand? – at Orgatec,…
21 Oct 2016

Piet Hein Eek

For someone who’s the subject of a retrospective, Dutch designer Piet Hein Eek is not one to look to the…
27 Sep 2016

A solution for pollution

When Allison Dring begins to talk about smog-eating surfaces, there’s a hush that falls over the crowd at the Huckletree…
14 Jul 2016

Disrupting the workplace: Ab Rogers and Phil Coffey

U+I is a property developer on a mission to move away from the me, me, me attitude often associated with…
22 Jun 2016

Video – Women in Architecture: What’s holding us back?

A panel discussion at Grimshaw's London office earlier this year considered the obstacles to progress for female architects. Moderated by…
02 Jun 2016

Light touch: Sebastian Wrong

Lights, camera, where’s Sebastian? It’s mid-morning on the Tuesday of Milan Design Week and this month’s cover star is a…
26 May 2016

Virtual cuppa: Neil Usher with Tim Etherington

NEIL USHER: It’s natural that when we think and talk about workplace design we do so from a western European…
03 May 2016

Russell Sage on the new Zetter, John Soane, and British eclecticism

For the new Zetter Townhouse in Marylebone, interior designer Russell Sage spent most weekends for three years buying 10,000 objects…
30 Oct 2015

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