Courier: The Design Issue

In Issue 24, Courier tackles the business of design. We explore how online retailer Made became a furniture industry heavyweight, and how a young Norwegian company is revitalising industrial manufacturing facilities. We delve into the complexities of copyright, and meet a Sao Paulo-based ceramicist.
Elsewhere, we profile Ali Parsa, the charismatic founder of controversial digital doctor app Babylon, and discover how microdosing is helping several founders get through the day.
Also in this issue, a deep-dive into the modern workplace: a report on co-working spaces built for – and by – creatives; a guide to working from home; and a directory of the most work-friendly spots around the world.

Team Credits

Kei Ishimaru

  • Freelance designer
  • Time Out, Financial Times

Simon Kuhn

Isabel Warby

Naomi Joseph

Ed Neill

Sarah Drumm

  • Front Section Editor

Cain Fleming

Lucy Douglas


Manuela Wyss



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Kei Ishimaru
Freelance designer
Amy Lewin
Senior Reporter