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Disegno #30

Disegno is the world’s leading quarterly journal dedicated to long-form independent reporting and critical writing on design. Released in April, June, September and November, Disegno includes a mixture of reportage, photoessays, profiles, critical discussion, interviews, reviews and roundtables.

Covering design, architecture, fashion, urbanism, graphics and technology, Disegno also provides political commentary, academic analysis, arts photography and discussion of current affairs for a design-interested audience.

Disegno #30

A special 10th-anniversary cover designed by Jasper Morrison; a visit to Paris’s Bourse de Commerce, designed by Tadao Ando and Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec; a journey deep into Arctic Greenland for Dorte Mandrup’s Ilulissat Icefjord Centre; the troubled design history of the coil IUD; Front’s exploration of the material and cultural innovations behind the mirror; efforts to curb e-waste at Accra’s Agbogbloshie; an exhibition that reveals a new side to Sigurd Lewerentz, with ArkDes’s Kieran Long, Tony Fretton, Lyndon Neri, Yung Ho Chang and Ingrid Campo-Ruiz; a dive into the architecture of Palestine’s archaeological sites and what they say about occupation, as told by Ariel Caine, Dima Srouji and Silvia Truini; lean web design courtesy of Formafantasma and the industry’s efforts to make the internet sustainable; questions about what makes design German, explored by the Vitra Design Museum; a one-piece plywood cantilever, dreamt up by László Moholy-Nagy for Isokon, now executed by Jasper Morrison; Vancouver’s cocktail of art, drugs and development; and a photographic celebration of 10 years of Disegno.