From old train seats to Tube station posters, the next stop could be your house, says Trish Lorenz
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Tuesday 16 April 2013
The decision even surprised one of the new site's designers
Wednesday 10 April 2013
Objects on display at Central Saint Martins College's exhibition include a shredder powered by hamsters.
Thursday 04 April 2013
American fashion labels dominate the high street, but now it's time to welcome the country's homewares into our homes, says Trish Lorenz
Monday 25 February 2013
The Design Museum in London includes controversial cigarette packaging in list of possible 'Designs of the Year 2013'
Wednesday 20 February 2013
In the second of his series The Sound and the Fury: a Century of Music, Ian MacMillan addressed what he described as "one of the most ruthlessly experimental periods in the whole history of music." The adverb was intriguing. From whom was pity being withheld exactly? The audience, which explicitly became an irritating inconvenience to some composers? Or the composers themselves, who emerged from the horrors of totalitarianism to find themselves wrapped in a kind of elective cultural tyranny?
Wednesday 06 February 2013
Q I am flying to deepest Finland from Heathrow, with a five-and-a-half-hour stopover in Helsinki. Is this enough time for sightseeing or am I doomed to wander the corridors and gift shops waiting for the hours to tick by?
Alastair Kleissner, South Wales
Wednesday 06 February 2013
Q&A: Travel unravelled
Last Night's Viewing: Carved with Love: the Genius of British Woodwork, BBC4
Inside Death Row with Trevor McDonald, ITV
Friday 18 January 2013
One day someone will take away BBC4 and there will fall across the land a mighty lamentation, even though relatively few people watch it now and we all pretty much take it for granted. BBC4's problem – and this is by way of a confession – is that its programmes sometimes sound so worthy on paper that you're inclined to promise yourself you'll catch up later on iPlayer and watch something more indulgent instead.
Thursday 06 December 2012
This week the teams had to come up with their own hair styling product and make an ad campaign for it, then pitch it to a group of advertising professionals. Easy really.
Saturday 24 November 2012
Main image: face pots, £67, Aram; frames, from £5, John Lewis
Monday 19 November 2012
This exhibition borrows its title from a 2001 installation by RCA alumna Tracey Emin, which, unsurprisingly, is categorized in the Personal Expression section.
Sunday 18 November 2012
Drinkers with a care for history and a London landmark will wait with open mouths next year for the triumphant return of a beer that helped shape their city.
Friday 02 November 2012
Don't go over the top with this season's latest shiny trend. Subtly is king when is comes to metallics, says Trish Lorenz
Tuesday 30 October 2012
From Hemel Hempstead to Cupertino - and back again
BMF is the UK’s biggest and best loved outdoor fitness classes
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