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Everything you need to know about the world of design, from furniture to fashion and craft to architecture. Expect fresh stories, new finds and designers and all the latest news from the world’s most exciting studios.

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Design adventures:

We journey across the globe on some design-led escapes thanks to our guides Johanna Agerman Ross, Lasse Andersson and Alice Stori Liechtenstein. Plus: Daan Roosegaarde shares his latest project, Grow.

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48419 Jan 2021
30 min

Design adventures: 

We journey across the globe on some design-led escapes thanks to our guides Johanna Agerman Ross, Lasse Andersson and Alice Stori Liechtenstein. Plus: Daan Roosegaarde shares his latest project, Grow.

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14 Jan 2021
8 min

Extra: Memphis Group: Plastic Field: 

On Design Extra: We visit MK Gallery’s exhibition on the irreverent and subversive design collective.

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48312 Jan 2021
30 min

Rebrand and reboot: 

The duo behind WORKac shares how workspaces can foster creativity. Plus: Monocle’s creative director, Richard Spencer Powell, discusses the recent rebrand of the CIA and we find out why physical planners are here to stay.

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7 Jan 2021
6 min

Extra: Respectful design: 

Dori Tunstall, dean of design at OCAD University, shares her inclusive approach to design education.

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4825 Jan 2021
30 min

Living a creative life: 

We hear about a new title that offers fresh perspectives on living a creative life and find out how the Rhode Island School of Design has adapted in 2020. Plus: we discover how one Finnish ambassador champions the design of his home country in the UK.

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48129 Dec 2020
30 min

Best of 2020: 

The On Design team reflect on the year and revisit some of the programme’s highlights from 2020.

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48022 Dec 2020
30 min

Festive design: 

From festive fibro beach shacks in Australia to seasonal shopfronts and a neon christmas tree in Hong Kong – we explore the intersection of the holiday season and design with reports from around the globe.

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17 Dec 2020
9 min

Extra: Meanwhile spaces : 

From temporary gardens and studios to market stalls and pop-up housing, we look at the use of “meanwhile spaces”.

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47915 Dec 2020
30 min

The year in design and architecture: 

A look back at the year that was in design and architecture, featuring conversations with creative director Ilse Crawford and designer and author Julia Watson. Plus: Venice Biennale 2020 curator Hashim Sarkis.

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10 Dec 2020
7 min

Extra: A new thread: 

In the northern Italian town of Biella, home to textile mills long famous for their production of quality wool and other finely made fabrics, we meet Stefano Ughetti, the designer behind fashion label Camo.

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4788 Dec 2020
30 min

Designing Outside In: 

We head to Zurich for a tour of ‘Outside In’, Enzo Enea’s groundbreaking new multipurpose approach to the showroom. Plus: we explore an exhibition celebrating the work of revered architect Arne Jacobsen.

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3 Dec 2020
9 min

Extra: Pedal to the metal: 

Klaus Busse, Europe’s head of design at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, discusses his work at Maserati and the MC20 supercar.

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4771 Dec 2020
30 min

Rethinking fashion: 

We visit Antwerp to meet a retailer championing the circular economy and speak to Dorothee Vogel about her new project, Salon Privé. Plus: how Swiss heritage brand Bally is pioneering sustainability.

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26 Nov 2020
6 min

Extra: Australia’s home-building pioneers: 

Pettit+Sevitt pioneered architect-designed project homes in 1960s Australia. We talk about the firm’s legacy and revival.

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47624 Nov 2020
30 min

Better development: 

How can we build better new developments? We check in with Australian architects, Dutch developers and Danish innovators who show that good design can make new homes and offices beautiful, functional and sustainable.

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