Disegno Magazine No. 13 is available now. Disegno is delighted to announce the winter 2016/17 issue.
Highlights from the issue include a photoessay from an Attican marble quarry; a report from the US Supreme Court's hearing of Apple v. Samsung; a roundtable about London's new Design Museum with Deyan Sudjic, John Pawson, Justin McGuirk and Morag Myerscough; a farewell to the lightbulb from George Sowden; and a reflection on the role of built structures in African-American history, as prompted by a visit to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
The Dionysos quarry as presented by the marble atelier On Entropy; a conversation about the future of design education with Zowie Broach and Sam Jacob; Apple and Samsung grappling over design patents at the US Supreme Court; unseen archival material from Alexander Girard's childhood utopia; a report on the design of money; a travelogue from the refugee camps of the Western Sahara; a plan to reinvent the lightbulb with George Sowden; a special project on design and perception by Laureline Galliot; the making of London's new Design Museum with Deyan Sudjic, John Pawson, Justin McGuirk and Morag Myerscough, chaired by Vicky Richardson; portraits for political conciliation with Faye Toogood; a reflection on the limits of procedural generation in No Man's Sky; a critique of the Pacific Solution's spatial politics of refusal; the implicit gendering of the vulgar; the horrors of the consumer electronics supply chain in Death by Design; a visit to the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Yuri Suziki and the importance of sound design; a return to the secretary desk with Michele De Lucchi; and a short story about interventions.
Available Early/Mid December 2016
Disegno Magazine No. 14 is available now at LOREM (not Ipsum). Disegno #14 features an interview with J.W. Anderson about abstraction’s role in fashion and art; a series of quality control tests in Ikea’s test lab; a report on the political challenges of Selgas Cano’s school for Nairobi’s Kibera slum....
Disegno Magazine No. 12 is available now. Disegno is delighted to announce that the latest issue of the magazine will launch on Monday 19 September. The launch of Disegno #12 coincides with the magazine's fifth birthday, that will be celebrated at a special event at 66 Leonard Street in Shoreditch,...
Disegno Magazine No. 11 is available now. Highlights in issue #11 include a discussion about the impact of Brexit on design with Ab Rogers, El Ultimo Grito and Julia Lohmann among others; a meeting with Martino Stierli about the relevance of architecture and design to MoMA; landmine disposal in Cambodia;...