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Starchitect Daniel Libeskind’s Christmas showstopper

Daniel Libeskind, the visual virtuoso behind the renewal of the World Trade Center site, has the world dazzled by his multifaceted buildings and furniture. Now his gaze is fixed on topping New York’s famed Christmas tree. He takes Katrina Burroughs on an intellectual sleigh ride. Portrait by Bryan Derballa
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Furniture

New avant-garde marquetry masters

Cutting-edge furniture designers and artists are reinvigorating marquetry with ravishing new riffs on traditional techniques, materials and patterns. Lucia van der Post reports
Furniture

Ahead of the curves

Joseph Walsh’s fantastical furniture designs are pushing the boundaries of technical possibility with their sweeping, experimental forms – and the fearless, unbound vision of their maker, says Helen Chislett
Furniture

Occasion tables

Designers are casting a new eye on the humble coffee table as an artful centrepiece with serious wow factor. Nicole Swengley reports.
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