Obituaries 

Dezeen founder Marcus Fairs dies aged 54

Dezeen founder Marcus Fairs dies aged 54
Obituaries 

Dezeen founder Marcus Fairs dies aged 54

Benedict Hobson   /  Source:  Dezeen
05/07/2022


Marcus, who was a brilliant journalist, visionary entrepreneur and much-loved father, husband, colleague and friend, was taken to hospital on after becoming unwell. Following a short period in intensive care, he died on Thursday 30 June 2022.

He is survived by his wife Rupinder Bhogal, who is also a director at Dezeen, his children Jordi and Millie Fairs, his parents David Fairs and Georgina Ledward, and his sister Elly Fairs.

Marcus forever stamped his mark on the architecture and design industries as a pioneering, creative and ambitious journalist. Not least through Dezeen, which he launched in his spare bedroom in 2006 and grew to become the world's most popular and influential online architecture, interiors and design magazine...

Dezeen founder Marcus Fairs dies aged 54


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