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Simon Pengelly - It's all so quiet

Simon Pengelly’s knack for intelligently simple and subtle products is based on pragmatism and a love for manufacturing  Unlike many…
17 Oct 2012

Jonathan Prestwich - Serious Pedigree

The designer’s steady stream of good work – rigorously tested and thoughtfully conceived – continues with new LDF launches   “We…
17 Sep 2012

Herman Hertzberger: The super-humanist

Herman Hertzberger may be the recipient of this year’s RIBA Royal Gold Medal, but it is his buildings – people-centric,…
15 Aug 2012

Spanish designer Tomás Alonso

The Spanish-born, London-based designer has a way of making things come to life, exemplified by a new desk for hone…
24 Jul 2012

The industrious Emmanuel Gallina

French designer Emmanuel Gallina adopted Italy as his second home 15 years ago; opportunity and acclaim followed, along with a…
16 May 2012

Alain Berteau takes manufacturing to task

With a simple philosophy – if you can’t make it locally, don’t make it at all – the Belgian designer’s…
13 Apr 2012

Multi-talented Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands understands the nuances of the capital’s office market – and, crucially, the way we’ve also evolved as…
19 Mar 2012

Profile: Swedish trio Claesson Koivisto Rune

Their first piece of commercial furniture was meant to be a one-off and they thought it was a practical joke…
19 Mar 2012

Reinhard Dienes: the art of the simple

Creator of friendly, expressive furniture and lighting, the Columbian-born, German-based designer explains why making things look simple is actually the…
15 Feb 2012

Hassell: the Australians have landed

Formidable Antipodean architectural firm HASSELL has opened its doors in London, bringing us its feelgood philosophy of cross-pollination, meticulous research…
16 Jan 2012

Antenna: NYC design studio steps into the office

Their work in the public realm reveals a fascinatiom for the way people and objects interact: so how did Antenna’s…
06 Dec 2011

Ilse Crawford's intuitive approach to design

Via her design and branding firm Studioilse, Ilse Crawford applies an intuitive approach to places and objects – which can…
06 Dec 2011

David Adjaye: Metropolitan Man

A firmly established international practice, Adjaye Associates’ recent move from dirty-cool Hoxton to swish Marylebone marks more than just a…
18 Oct 2011

VW+BS's adventures out east

Voon Wong and Benson Saw, best known for designing assured products and reinventing London homes, find new business out east…
15 Sep 2011

Nika Zupanc: femme noir

Provocative in every sense of the word, the work of Slovenian designer Nika Zupanc takes femininity as its starting point,…
15 Sep 2011

Barry Jenkins: thoughtful and well-balanced

BroomeJenkins’ thoughtful, well-engineered furniture shows its founder’s 30 years of experience in every component – and he can design you…
18 Aug 2011

Robin Lee lands in London

Robin Lee’s first completed building since splitting NORD, the acclaimed practice he co-founded in 2002, is a monumental career milestone.…
18 Aug 2011

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