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Listen to all 6 podcasts from our By Design talk series.

‘By Design’, a talk series in partnership with Luke Irwin, saw leading designers discuss an object that has inspired them in some way, and through it discuss and dissect their own design practice. Now all 6 talks are available to listen and download.

Will Gompertz, Arts Editor at the BBC, and Alice Rawsthorn, design writer and critic, co-host the series exploring how design has impacted the lives of six internationally-renowned designers, framed around one item which has informed their careers.

The series reflects on the power of objects – large or small, mundane or exceptional, aesthetic or utilitarian – to spark new ideas, and act as a spur for different forms of creativity.

'By Design' by Sir John Soane's Museum in partnership with Luke Irwin on Apple Podcasts >

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