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In Icon 192, we visit Doha for the opening of Jean Nouvel's National Museum of Qatar, reveal the controversial design experiments that simulate disability, and ask if architecture and design are really fighting for a better, more open world. Interviews with boundary-breaking Brazilian activist-designer Jonathas de Andrade and visionary Sharjah Architecture Triennial curator Adrian Lahoud. Plus we highlight the best moments from the biggest design event of the year, Milan's design week.