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Residencies’ rich results The work of the 2012 crop of the Design Museum’s Designers in Residence is about to be unveiled.
Gerry McGovern The design driver behind the new Range Rover Evoque, Gerry McGovern came to RR via Chrysler and Ford to produce the first Range Rover with the luxury market in mind. Jamie Mitchell talks to him about how important design is becoming when technology and quality become comparable, and what role Victoria Beckham played as a design consultant with the new SUV...
Mark Adams Jamie Mitchell talks to the man who has helped keep the Dieter Rams-designed 606 shelving system at the forefront of storage solutions. But Mark Adams is not resting on his laurels, and has plans to keep his company Vitsoe at the front into the future too
Design in focus More comfortable behind her camera than promoting herself, design journalist and photographer Barbara Chandler is persuaded by Aidan Walker that they should have a chat...
Biennial Bonanza One of the many cultural events taking place in London during the exciting summer of 2012 is the London Festival of Architecture. The biennial event will this year take place over three weekends from 23 June to 8 July with the theme Playful City.
Choose your partner In times of hardship it’s often not enough just to rely on what you do. But broadening your horizons, whether they be geographical, into another discipline or specialism takes time, money and someone who knows what they are doing. Stephen Hitchins looks at the traps and the triumphs experienced by some of the biggest names in architecture and design