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Leica Camera From Former Apple Designers Jony Ive and Mark Newson Heading to Auction

Monday March 29, 2021 5:15 am PDT by
A prototype Leica camera designed by former Apple designers Sir Jony Ive and Marc Newson is heading to auction in June (via The Verge). The camera prototype features many of the subtle industrial design cues Ive and Newson are known for, particularly on their Apple products. The exterior is also made of Ive's preferred lightweight material, aluminum. While the camera is not directly...
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Claridge's Hotel Reveals Festive Installation by Apple's Jony Ive

Sunday November 20, 2016 2:54 am PST by
Apple design chief Jony Ive and longtime collaborator Marc Newson's take on the London hotel Claridge's Christmas tree has been revealed – and perhaps not surprisingly, there's not a bauble in sight. Mayfair's landmark festive tree has been drawing crowds since 2009, when notable designers began creating the seasonal decoration each year. But Ive and Newson's interpretation takes the...
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Jony Ive's Next One-of-a-Kind Design Project is a Christmas Tree

Wednesday October 26, 2016 2:05 am PDT by
Apple design chief Jony Ive and industrial designer Marc Newson are set to design London hotel Claridge's 2016 Christmas Tree, it has been revealed (via The Verge). The Claridge Christmas tree has become something of a festive Mayfair landmark, drawing Londoners and tourists alike, with notable designers having created the seasonal decoration since 2009. Ive and Newson's creation will be ...

Apple's Marc Newson Believes Automotive Design is Lacking Progress

Thursday August 13, 2015 9:02 am PDT by
The Wall Street Journal has published an in-depth profile of industrial designer Marc Newson, a longtime friend of Apple design chief Jonathan Ive who joined the Cupertino-based company in September 2014. The interview touches upon a number of topics, ranging from Newson's creative process and design philosophies to his favorite artists and fashion designers. Apple designers Marc Newson (left) ...
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Apple Watch Goes on Display in Milan, Phil Schiller and Marc Newson on Hand

Friday April 17, 2015 7:06 am PDT by
After being announced to appear at Milan's Salone Del Mobile Design Fair earlier in the week, today the Apple Watch was displayed for the first time to the public, outside of a retail store or pop up shop, at the design fair (via Macitynet) [Google Translate]. The Apple Watch on display in the Carlo e Camilla restaurant On display at the Carlo e Camilla restaurant in Segheria, the Watch is...

Marc Newson Hired Part-Time at Apple for Specific Undisclosed Projects

Thursday October 2, 2014 6:10 am PDT by
Designer Marc Newson recently spoke to architecture and design magazine Dezeen in his first interview since joining Apple. Though most of the conversation focuses on a new consumer beer machine he created along with Heineken, Newson does reveal some interesting tidbits about his current role at Apple. Marc Newson with Jonathan Ive, courtesy of Vanity Fair Newson confirms to Dezeen's Amy...

Industrial Designer Marc Newson to Join Apple Under Jony Ive

Friday September 5, 2014 2:30 pm PDT by
Designer Marc Newson is joining Apple, under the leadership of design head Jony Ive, reports Vanity Fair. Newson is a well-known industrial designer who has created a range of items for luxury retailers, and his work has even been shown off at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Newson has created everything from furniture to eye glasses, and he has been described by Vanity Fair as having a...

One-of-a-Kind Products Designed by Jony Ive and Designer Marc Newson Sold Off at (RED) Auction

Sunday November 24, 2013 2:43 am PST by
Yesterday, the one-of-a-kind products designed by Apple's senior vice president of design Jony Ive and designer Marc Newson were sold off at Sotheby's charity auction to benefit Product (RED), with winning bids for the four products ranging from $461,000 to $1,805,000. Most notably, the one-of-a-kind red Mac Pro designed by the duo was sold for $977,000, with the desktop computer originally ...
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Jony Ive and Designer Marc Newson Interviewed on Charlie Rose Show [Updated]

Friday November 22, 2013 5:48 am PST by
Following a discussion about the duo's design vision and obsession with perfection in a Vanity Fair article last month, Apple's senior vice president of design Jonathan Ive and industrial designer Marc Newson appeared on the Charlie Rose show last night, with airings of the interview occurring last night on PBS and again tonight on Bloomberg TV. Simplicity is refining and being able to...
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Jony Ive and Designer Marc Newson Create One-of-a-Kind '(RED) Desk' for Charity

Friday October 11, 2013 6:58 am PDT by
Following the announcement of a partnership with Leica for charity earlier this week, Apple's senior vice president of design Jony Ive and industrial designer Marc Newson have created the (RED) Desk, an aluminum table that will be auctioned off to benefit Product (RED), reports The Verge. Superstar designers on a mission: Created to help fight AIDS in Africa, (RED) Desk by Jony Ive & Marc...

Jony Ive and Marc Newson Discuss Design, Obsession With Perfection in New Interview

Thursday October 10, 2013 10:54 am PDT by
Apple's senior vice president of design Jonathan Ive and industrial designer Marc Newson have collaborated on more than 40 objects, such as the one-of-a-kind Leica Rangefinder camera and the solid gold Apple EarPods, that will be auctioned at Sotheby’s in New York later this year to benefit Product (RED), Bono's charity that has a long running partnership with Apple. The duo interviewed with Va...