Monocle 24: Monocle on DesignAuthor: Monocle
26 Jun 2019

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.

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    Redesigning the hotel

    Can technology lead to more humane hospitality? We visit Toronto’s The Annex Hotel to find out why they think it can. Plus: The Woolmark Company’s latest collaboration with Prada, and designer Philippe Malouin on the future of office furniture.

  • Posted on 25 Jun 2019

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    Extra: Can manifestos change the world?

    From Le Corbusier’s ‘5 Points of Architecture’ to Denise Scott Brown and Robert Venturi’s ‘Learning from Las Vegas’ and the more recent ‘Architecture Must Burn’ by Aaron Betsky, Katie Treggiden asks what it takes to create a lasting manifesto.

  • Posted on 20 Jun 2019

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    Manifestos: architecture of the future

    Can a manifesto change the world? In truth there are probably quicker ways but that didn’t stop the London Festival of Architecture and the Design Museum commissioning 10 young London-based practices to compose one each. We hear them out.

  • Posted on 18 Jun 2019

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    Extra: Design on the Rhine

    As the mercury rises, we shine a spotlight on the growing urban-river movement and head to *Swim City*, a new exhibition at Basel’s Swiss Architecture Museum, to see how the residents of Basel unwind by the river.

  • Posted on 13 Jun 2019

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    What’s next for Notre Dame?

    Tears fell as the spire of Paris’s most famous cathedral crumbled – but should Notre Dame be rebuilt as it was? Josh Fehnert asks professor Alan Dunlop whether it’s best to reuse or redo. Plus: our verdict on the TWA hotel in New York and a word with Maruni art director Naoto Fukasawa.

  • Posted on 11 Jun 2019

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