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From the Pitti Uomo menswear fair in Florence, Tom Morris talks to some of the most sartorially sensitive signori at the prestigious fashion event.

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171 20 Jan 2015
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From the Pitti Uomo menswear fair in Florence, Tom Morris talks to some of the most sartorially sensitive signori at the prestigious fashion event.

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170 13 Jan 2015
00:53:07

As the autumn/winter season hots up in the world of fashion, we meet some of the designers at the London Collections: Men event. Plus, we stay sharp for good design with a visit to the annual Helsinki Knife Show.

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169 6 Jan 2015
00:52:35

We meet one of Portugal’s most sought after interior designers Nini Andrade Silva on her home island of Madeira, hear from Portland Oregon where a postmodernist monument has just been spared the wrecking ball, and head to Switzerland to meet architect Pascal Flammer: designer of a new style of alpine farmhouse.

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168 30 Dec 2014
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We tour Gaudí's Torre Bellesguard in Barcelona, witness continuing architectural controversy in Belgrade and meet typographic legend Eric Spiekermann in Berlin.

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167 23 Dec 2014
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We explore the links between art and design with artist-cum-architect Anish Kapoor and London's Design Museum director Deyan Sudjic tells us about his new book.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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