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analyses the most interesting cultural movements and technologies and reviews a range of exhibitions, books, films and events. Beautifully presented, rigorous and insightful, Icon goes in depth to get under the skin of design culture. It explores exactly what's happening today, and what it means for the future. For the global picture, read Icon
ICON 189 dives into everyday design to discover the extraordinary sitting in our midst. The death of minimalism - and rise of maximalist mess - makes our cover story, plus how album packaging structured our teenage dreams, and exploring the house, where architecture meets poetry. Interviews with Ellen van Loon, Studio Weave, and Nelly Ben Hayoun.