Tomás Alonso's Lines & Waves

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Tomás Alonso's Lines & Waves

Brussels

11 September 2014

Tomás Alonso's quivering marble forms lock into elemental furniture constellations

Win tickets to Global Design Forum

COMPETITION

Win tickets to Global Design Forum

London

10 September 2014

Disegno is giving away 20 tickets to The Masterclass Sessions, an afternoon of talks centred around business and design

Designers in Residence 2014

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Designers in Residence 2014

London

10 September 2014

Disegno meets the practitioners behind this year's Designers in Residence programme

Robert Stadler's Back in 5 Min

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Robert Stadler's Back in 5 Min

Vienna

09 September 2014

Robert Stadler challenges the stultification of house museums in his new installation for MAK

Human Nature by Jeremy Wintrebert

London Design Festival

Human Nature by Jeremy Wintrebert

Waldsassen

09 September 2014

In the lead up to the London Design Festival, Disegno visits glass designer Jeremy Wintrebert in Bavaria as he prepares his upcoming installation for the festival

Reality isn't Working

Disegno No.6

Reality isn't Working

London

05 September 2014

Earlier this year design practice Dunne & Raby launched its book Speculative Everything. Here, the studio’s founders reflect on the current state, and future, of speculative design

Colour in Design

Disegno No.6

Colour in Design

London

04 September 2014

It is an often overlooked subject for discussion, yet can fundamentally alter the experience of design. We look at the thinking behind colour

Walk-in Archive

Disegno No.6

Walk-in Archive

London

02 September 2014

Disegno examines Haworth Tompkins' The Clothworkers’ Centre for the V&A, an Aladdin's cave of fashion and textiles

Forest as Idea Generator

Disegno No.6

Forest as Idea Generator

London

28 August 2014

From material exploration to providing a model for production techniques, the forest has become a site that contemporary designers are increasingly turning to for inspiration and problem-solving

Deborah Sussman (1931-2014)

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Deborah Sussman (1931-2014)

23 August 2014

American graphic designer Deborah Sussman has died at her home in Los Angeles aged 83.

Disegno's Summer Reading: Pierre Charpin

SUMMER READING

Disegno's Summer Reading: Pierre Charpin

London

22 August 2014

A newly published monograph beautifully documents French designer Pierre Charpin's career

Disegno's Summer Reading: A Clockwork Jerusalem

SUMMER READING

Disegno's Summer Reading: A Clockwork Jerusalem

London

21 August 2014

Disegno looks at the exhibition catalogue for the British Pavilion at the 14th Venice Architecture Biennale

Disegno's Summer Reading: Sottsass

SUMMER READING

Disegno's Summer Reading: Sottsass

London

20 August 2014

Phaidon's monograph of Ettore Sottsass is a fitting tribute to one of design's great eclectics

Straight Ahead, Over the Bridge

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Straight Ahead, Over the Bridge

Hasselt/Genk

19 August 2014

Three vast concentric silver circles crisscrossing the buildings of Hasselt's town centre herald a new art route between the city and Genk

Walking the Line

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Walking the Line

Hasselt

18 August 2014

Leon Vranken's exhibition at z33 is a trip through perceptions of geometry and space

The Aspen Art Museum by Shigeru Ban Architects

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The Aspen Art Museum by Shigeru Ban Architects

Aspen

15 August 2014

Shigeru Ban creates a woven facade museum that looks out over Aspen's forests and serrated mountains

Disegno's Summer Reading: The Good Life, Perceptions of the Ordinary

SUMMER READING

Disegno's Summer Reading: The Good Life, Perceptions of the Ordinary

London

15 August 2014

Jasper Morrison's scrapbook of photo essays celebrates everyday design and aesthetics

Disegno's Summer Reading: B is for Bauhaus

SUMMER READING

Disegno's Summer Reading: B is for Bauhaus

London

14 August 2014

We look at Deyan Sudjic's B is for Bauhaus, a subjective dictionary that offers a welcome introduction to contemporary design

Disegno's Summer Reading: Charlotte Perriand, Complete Works Vol. 1

Summer Reading

Disegno's Summer Reading: Charlotte Perriand, Complete Works Vol. 1

London

13 August 2014

The first part of a planned three volume offering on the life and work of Charlotte Perriand is our selected reading for the day

Disegno's Summer Reading: Panorama

Summer Reading

Disegno's Summer Reading: Panorama

London

12 August 2014

The second selection in Disegno's summer reading list is Panorama, a book examining the practice of designer Konstantin Grcic