Disegno is the first biannual magazine to examine architecture, design and fashion in one and the same publication.
This issue features:
A travelogue of the Japanese Inland Sea by writer Julian Worrall and photographer Iwan Baan who explores the architecture of SANAA and Tadao Ando on the Naoshima, Teshima and Inujima island.
An exclusive interview with the French designers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec as they prepare for the exhibition Bivouac at Pompidou-Metz.
Lunch with Parisian couturier Azzedine Alaïa and an interview with Mark Wilson, the curator of Azzedine Alaïa in the 21st Century, at the Groninger Museum in Groningen.
An in-depth examination of the Tip Ton chair that the British design duo Barber Osgerby created for Vitra.
An essay on the phenomenon of decay in contemporary architecture and design by Professor David Crowley.
A game of Exquisite Corpse, played by chef Heston Blumenthal, fashion designer Shelley Fox, architect Andrea Branzi and art critic Adrian Searle.
A discussion between writer and critic Justin McGuirk and designer and writer Gui Bonsiepe on design and politics.
Interviews with engineer and artist Cecil Balmond, Professor of fashion Helen Storey, designer Martin Szekely, fashion designer Tze Goh, among others.
London 2011, 20cm x 27cm, illustrated, 208pp. Paperback