Icon (architecture magazine)

Icon magazine is a British design and architecture magazine established in 2003[1] by publishing director Daren Newton.

Categoriesarchitecture, design
FounderDaren Newton
Year founded2003
First issue1 April 2003 (2003-April-01)
CompanyMedia 10
CountryUnited Kingdom

The Title is owned by Media 10 LTD. The current editor is Priya Khanchandani

In 2015, the magazine marked its 150th issue with a redesign into three sections: Lifestyle, Architecture and Objects.[2]

Icon is part of a wider Media 10 publication and event portfolio that includes onOffice, The Clerkenwell Post, Clerkenwell Design Week and 100% Design.


Awards won by the magazine include:[3]

  • International Building Press awards: magazine of the year (twice), best architectural journalist and best critic
  • Magazine Design Awards: best designed business-to-business magazine, and best use of typography


  1. ^ "Media 10 names New Editors of Icon and onoffice Magazines". Media 10. Retrieved 22 October 2016.
  2. ^ Emily Gosling (11 November 2015). "Icon magazine's art director talks us through its redesign". It's Nice That. Retrieved 6 January 2016.
  3. ^ "icon Magazine". Global Lingo. Archived from the original on 2014-07-16. Retrieved 2018-10-17.

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