Design / Interior design

Life in miniature

In studios around the world, they sit with scalpels, glue and balsa wood, creating everything from mini cities to pint-sized planes and shrunken ships in order to secure big budgets to build the real thing. Monocle meets the model-makers who know that small is indeed beautiful.

Aisha Speirs
Gillian Dobias
Camera operators
Aleksander Solum, Alex John Beck
Aleksander Solum
Tom Morris

Monocle 24

× The Monocle Daily

  • Regular check-ins and live interviews from the US and all across the Americas add to the mix of guests and analysis from our studios in London.

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