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Monocle 24: Monocle on Design

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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.

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.

Location:

London, United Kingdom

Networks:

Monocle

Description:

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.

Language:

English

Contact:

Midori House, 1 Dorset Street, London, W1U 4EG, UK +44 20 7725 4388


Episodes

US special: Design Miami and Khruangbin

12/7/2021
We meet the incoming curatorial director of this year’s Design Miami. Plus: musical trio Khruangbin give us some insight into the creation of their unique tour posters.

Duration:00:29:09

The Anglepoise story

12/3/2021
Why is the Anglepoise 1227 desk lamp such an iconic piece of design? Architecture critic and author Jonathan Glancy tells its story in his new book ‘Spring Light: The Anglepoise Story’.

Duration:00:05:55

M+ museum, Maripedia and Lilli Hollein

11/30/2021
We head to M+, Hong Kong’s impressive new visual-culture museum. Plus: we learn about Finnish fashion brand Marimekko’s pattern database and Alexei Korolyov meets Lilli Hollein, director of Vienna’s Museum of Applied Arts.

Duration:00:29:19

A Portuguese House

11/25/2021
Monocle’s Lisbon correspondent Gaia Lutz meets the architect Paz Braga at a new retail space that’s kitted out with local brands.

Duration:00:06:11

Scotland’s capital of cashmere

11/23/2021
We visit Hawick, Scotland’s capital of cashmere, and discuss BMW’s new concept car, which is made almost entirely from recyclable materials. Plus: a new exhibition celebrating Danish architecture firm Tegnestuen Vandkunsten.

Duration:00:29:59

Extra: Phillips Auction House

11/18/2021
David Plaisant visits Phillips auction house in London's Mayfair to find out more about its recent design and The Art of Fire auctions.

Duration:00:07:03

Cop26: Design and the environment

11/16/2021
We hear about what Cop26 means for the built environment and look at Audi’s transition to a green future. Plus: should the fashion industry’s environmental targets be more ambitious?

Duration:00:29:09

Extra: ‘Dig it! Building Bound to the Ground’

11/11/2021
Dutch architect Bjarne Mastenbroek discusses his new book that rethinks ideas about the relationship between a building and the ground on which it stands.

Duration:00:06:46

Rouleur Live and Marvel

11/9/2021
We head to Rouleur Live to meet some of the brands and designers making an impact in the cycling industry, and explore a book charting the visual language of Marvel. Plus: a new film sheds light on the importance of architects.

Duration:00:30:00

Extra: 80 years of Eames Office

11/4/2021
We preview a new Tokyo exhibition, ‘80 Years of Design’, which celebrates a landmark year for Eames Office.

Duration:00:06:00

Edit Napoli, A/part and ‘Dense’ magazine

11/2/2021
We head to Naples for the city’s flourishing Edit Napoli design fair and meet a curator who is pairing fashion designers and artists for a new collection. Plus: why a new design publication centres on the past and future of New Jersey.

Duration:00:28:33

Extra: An optimistic time for design

10/28/2021
Nolan Giles tells us why there is cause for optimism as the design industry emerges from the pandemic.

Duration:00:05:06

Design Week Lagos

10/26/2021
We meet the founder of Design Week Lagos and hear about a collaboration between celebrated lamp-maker Anglepoise and the UK’s National Trust. Plus: some words of wisdom on retail design from Joana Astolfi.

Duration:00:29:49

Extra: Verner Panton – Colouring a New World

10/21/2021
We step into the vibrant environments of the Danish furniture and interior designer at the Trapholt Museum of Modern Art and Design.

Duration:00:07:24

Peter Saville

10/19/2021
We speak to Peter Saville, the graphic designer behind iconic album covers for Joy Division and New Order, before taking an advance look at Monocle’s November issue. Plus: German bathroom manufacturer Hansgrohe shares some Water Tunes.

Duration:00:27:38

Extra: Omer Arbel

10/14/2021
The co-founder of Vancouver and Berlin-based brand Bocci shares his approach that encourages surprise and continuous material experimentation in the design and manufacturing process.

Duration:00:06:45

Iwan Baan, Niwaki, Bruce Kuwabara

10/12/2021
Iwan Baan discusses his project documenting light and architecture in Burkina Faso and we explore a new shop in London devoted to Japanese gardening equipment. Plus: Bruce Kuwabara reflects on Canada’s design industry.

Duration:00:30:00

Extra: Kasama Potters

10/7/2021
We hear about the project bringing handmade Kasama pottery from Japan to the UK.

Duration:00:07:27

The varied world of architecture models

10/5/2021
We explore the weird and wonderful world of architectural models at a new exhibition in London and learn a few tips to transform our wardrobe. Plus: why a city-based architect is focusing on improving rural life.

Duration:00:30:11

Extra: Bally London

9/30/2021
We meet Seen Displays, the design studio behind the new Bally flagship in London, to find out how the shop personifies the brand.

Duration:00:07:34