Mandi Keighran

Meet Formafantasma: Shape Shifters in Design

Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi, the Italian design duo who comprise Formafantasma, have been challenging…

Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi, the Italian design duo who comprise Formafantasma, have been challenging notions of what design can…

Esterre: French dining for gourmands in the mood for Japanese

A new Alain Ducasse restaurant in the Palace Hotel Tokyo, with interiors by SIMPLICITY, celebrates…

A new Alain Ducasse restaurant in the Palace Hotel Tokyo, with interiors by SIMPLICITY, celebrates Japanese and French craft in…

Canopy’s flying colours

A star-studded collaboration between Benjamin Hubert and Christopher Raeburn breathes new life in recycled ex-military…

A star-studded collaboration between Benjamin Hubert and Christopher Raeburn breathes new life in recycled ex-military "drogue" parachutes – transforming them…

The exchange-makers

In today’s workplace where social spaces take precedence, Elisa and Grazia Manerba are curators of…

In today’s workplace where social spaces take precedence, Elisa and Grazia Manerba are curators of ‘exchange’. On the eve of…

Magic mushrooms at Somerset House, London

Mushrooms: The Art, Design and Future of Fungi at Somerset House offers an insight into…

Mushrooms: The Art, Design and Future of Fungi at Somerset House offers an insight into how mushrooms could revolutionise the…

What’s The Rush?

Ageing Citizens and rapid population growth is changing the way we navigate our city centres.…

Ageing Citizens and rapid population growth is changing the way we navigate our city centres. While it throws up plenty…

Green is the new black

Hotel Chadstone Melbourne is a new five-star hotel by dwp and Bates Smart that puts…

Hotel Chadstone Melbourne is a new five-star hotel by dwp and Bates Smart that puts fashion – and sustainability –…

The best of London Design Festival 2019

London Design Festival 2019 was a celebration of creativity in the capital. The best projects…

London Design Festival 2019 was a celebration of creativity in the capital. The best projects put the spotlight on sustainability…

Max Lamb partners x Tate Modern director create a legacy at London Design Festival 2019

Ten of the world’s most prolific designers have partnered with the leaders of London’s cultural…

Ten of the world’s most prolific designers have partnered with the leaders of London’s cultural institutions to explore the creative…

Can objects be gendered?

“I’m interested in the invisibility of the design scripts that are hidden within objects we…

“I’m interested in the invisibility of the design scripts that are hidden within objects we use every day that channel…

Top 9 picks from London Design Festival

London Design Festival 2018 – 15-23 September – is one of the most anticipated events…

London Design Festival 2018 – 15-23 September – is one of the most anticipated events on the global design calendar.…

The boy from Adelaide: Woods Bagot CEO Nik Karalis

London-based Woods Bagot CEO and Indesign Luminary Nik Karalis is still that curious boy from…

London-based Woods Bagot CEO and Indesign Luminary Nik Karalis is still that curious boy from South Australia – always looking…

Super colliders: PearsonLloyd

When Luke Pearson and Tom Lloyd founded their eponymous studio, PearsonLloyd, in 1997 they set…

When Luke Pearson and Tom Lloyd founded their eponymous studio, PearsonLloyd, in 1997 they set out to bring the worlds…

Mega Mash-Ups With Kit Neale

Are collaborations between big brands and young designers a way to launch careers? British designer…

Are collaborations between big brands and young designers a way to launch careers? British designer Kit Neale thinks there’s more…

Mobile Working is a Thing, and it’s the future of Agile

What happens when you combine agile and remote working concepts? That’s the thinking behind #dojowheels,…

What happens when you combine agile and remote working concepts? That’s the thinking behind #dojowheels, a mobile workspace designed by…

“The idea was not just to make a culture house, but to create a whole new typology that hasn’t been seen before.”

Tired of being a grown up? Copenhagen's KU.BE by MVRDV and ADEPT is a new…

Tired of being a grown up? Copenhagen's KU.BE by MVRDV and ADEPT is a new type of community centre based…

Can Design Disrupt our Experience with Hospitality?

Meet Jozef Youssef, the experimental chef of London’s famed Kitchen Theory, who uses science and…

Meet Jozef Youssef, the experimental chef of London’s famed Kitchen Theory, who uses science and design to change the way…

Architecture, Design – and Space Exploration

Lucy McRae’s new film project explores how space travellers might use architecture and design to…

Lucy McRae’s new film project explores how space travellers might use architecture and design to train their bodies from the…

A Climbing Wall for Design Enthusiasts

We met London-based creative studio Patternity to discuss ascension, the power of pattern, and a…

We met London-based creative studio Patternity to discuss ascension, the power of pattern, and a graphic climbing wall they recently…

Maarten Baas Makes Time, Sergio Herman Makes Food

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of Dutch Design Week, designer Maarten Baas and Michelin-starred chef…

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of Dutch Design Week, designer Maarten Baas and Michelin-starred chef Sergio Herman have combined forces…