On air

166

Design

Section D

This show investigates the design world from furniture brands to architecture.

RSS Feed
166

Latest episode

David Plaisant takes us through the best bits of Business of Design Week in Hong Kong. Plus, we head to Milan to learn about the craft of design brand Porro, and travel to Toronto for Iidex: Canada’s national design and architecture expo.

Episode Date Description Download Play
166 16 Dec 2014
00:52:46

David Plaisant takes us through the best bits of Business of Design Week in Hong Kong. Plus, we head to Milan to learn about the craft of design brand Porro, and travel to Toronto for Iidex: Canada’s national design and architecture expo.

Download Play
165 9 Dec 2014
00:52:19

Design Miami special: we pick the best from the US’s most prominent design fair including chats with the event's director Rodman Primack, Seattle-based architects Olson Kundig, and we witness the unveiling of a new sculpture by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa.

Download Play
164 2 Dec 2014
00:51:56

We discuss 50 years of graphic design at the Royal College of Art, learn about RUA Arquitetos in Rio de Janeiro, head to Beirut to find out about 3D printing, and speak to broadcaster Kirsty Wark as part of the Women Fashion Power show at London’s Design Museum.

Download Play
163 25 Nov 2014
00:52:05

We get our sketch books out as the Royal Drawing School celebrates its recent rebranding, head to Mexico City where American graphic-designer Lance Wyman is much revered, we also get the latest design news from Hong Kong, and talk infographics at the VisualisediO conference in London.

Download Play
162 18 Nov 2014
00:52:04

What does it take to design a new train? We speak to Fabio Filippini of Pininfarina, which has just unveiled its new Eurostar carriages. We also take a tour of Oliver Spencer's new Shoreditch shop and find out about Finnish master Alvar Aalto's library in present-day Russia.

Download Play
161 11 Nov 2014
00:51:00

All the highlights from the Istanbul Design Biennal, plus we hear the latest on Japan’s national stadium plans, explore a book devoted to Danish silversmith Georg Jensen and visit Eley Kishimoto’s London studio.

Download Play
160 4 Nov 2014
00:53:35

David Plaisant gets a lesson in fashion illustration with Stuart McKenzie. We also return to UN headquarters to find out about Norway's design legacy, take a tour of the Orgatec office-furniture fair in Köln and use a water pipe to inhale some chocolate in Belgium.

Download Play
159 28 Oct 2014
00:51:57

This week David Plaisant visits the Biennale Interieur in Belgium, our New York bureau chief explores the recently refurbished UN headquarters and we go to South Korea for the new-look Seoul Fashion Week.

Download Play
158 21 Oct 2014
00:46:33

We look around some of Lisbon’s finest properties, tour two very different furniture fairs in Belgium and California, and pick our top homeware options from Monocle's Design Directory.

Download Play
157 14 Oct 2014
00:51:20

We take to the skies with new book Airline Visual Identity 1945 - 1975 published by Callisto. Plus we look at New York and Belgrade: two cities being designed with the surrounding water in mind.

Download Play
156 7 Oct 2014
00:51:18

We focus on the architecture of Ernő Goldfinger in London and also chart the rise and rise of infographics with the editors of new design books Raw Data and Understanding the World.

Download Play
155 30 Sep 2014
00:51:40

We meet architectural curator Elias Redstone as he launches his new book Shooting Space, plus one of its featured photographers: the world-renowned Iwan Baan. We also visit the Glasgow School of Art to find out how it is facing the future and speak to designer-developer Ian Schrager about his new plans for Lower Manhattan.

Download Play
Show more

Monocle 24

× The Entrepreneurs 166

Loading

0:00:00 0:01:00

Drag me