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Icon is the essential international architecture and design magazine. Every month Icon interviews the most exciting architects and designers and brings you the best in new buildings and design. Icon 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.

Latest Issue

Memory, Memorials and Identity: this month's issue investigates how design and architecture can reflect and shape who we are, from monuments confronting living history - like gender equality or police brutality - to memories created in virtual space. We shed light on the false history of mid-century London's most famous design exposition, the 1951 Festival of Britain, and visit Belarus with Owen Hatherley. Plus interviews with Grace Wales Bonner and Elizabeth Diller

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  • First Issue: June 2011
  • Latest Issue: April 2019
  • Issue Count: 91
  • Page Count: 12,999
  • Published: Monthly
  • ISSN: 2516-1245

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