Tag: Marc Newson

Movie: Marc Newson on designing
nearly everything

Movie: Marc Newson on designing nearly everything

Industrial designer Marc Newson has famously tried his hand at designing pretty much everything. In the second of five movies Dezeen filmed to coincide with the publication of a major book on his work by Taschen, Newson talks us though a range of his projects that takes in mobile phones, knives, beds, clothes, packaging and a surf board so slick it was sold as a sculpture. More »

"I was obsessed by the idea of making
things myself" - Marc Newson

"I was obsessed by the idea of making things myself" - Marc Newson

In the first of five movies Dezeen filmed with industrial designer Marc Newson to coincide with the publication of a major book on his work by Taschen, he talks about the early days of his career when he made everything himself - including one of his most famous pieces of work, the Lockheed Lounge chaise longue. Update: this interview is featured in Dezeen Book of Interviews, which is on sale now for £12. More »

Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson awarded
on New Year Honours list


Dezeen Wire:
Jonathan Ive, senior vice president of industrial design at Apple, has been awarded a KBE on the 2012 New Year Honours list, published today, for services to design and enterprise.

Australian designer Marc Newson has been awarded a CBE for services to design in the UK and worldwide.

Architect John McAslan and founder of Open-City Victoria Thornton were both awarded an OBE for services to architecture.

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