Tag: Ron Arad

London Design Medal 2011
awarded to Ron Arad

Dezeen Wire:
designer Ron Arad is awarded the London Design Medal 2011 at a ceremony at St Paul's Cathedral tonight as part of the London Design festival. The medal is awarded annually for a lifetime's contribution to design and the city. It was awarded last year to Thomas Heatherwick, who was included in the judging panel this year.

Watch a series of interviews with Ron Arad on Dezeen Screen and see all our stories about his work here.

Dezeenmail: special Ron Arad issue

We've sent out a special Ron Arad-flavoured issue of Dezeenmail, including movie links, latest stories and details of how to win tickets for our Dezeentalks event at the Ron Arad: Restless exhibition in London next week. Have a look at the newsletter here.

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Ron Arad: Restless - "This piece sucked me into
the world of design"

Ron Arad: Restless - "This piece sucked me into the world of design"

In our second of four films made to coincide with the Ron Arad: Restless exhibition at the Barbican in London, we asked Ron Arad (above, pictured while studying at the Architectural Association) about his upbringing in Israel and how he found himself working as a furniture designer in London. Update: this interview is featured in Dezeen Book of Interviews which is on sale now for £12. More »