More than ten Scottish designers will exhibit in Milan this year, as part of the first Scottish showcase to be seen in the city. Entitled the Scottish Show and supported by The Lighthouse and Scottish Executive, the showcase will be part of Designersblock in Milan. Work will include lighting and furniture from One Foot Taller, Graeme Findlay, Jephson Robb and Blue Marmalade (Hollow light pictured); digital animation by Donna Leishman; and an interactive toy created by Sooper Double D. Nord will create the display’s centrepiece bar and graphics are by Graphical House and Timorous Beasties. The Scottish Show takes place from 14-19 April at Studio Zeta, Via Friuli, Milan.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.
Kempinski, which was founded in Berlin in 1897, is Europe’s oldest five-star hotel group, and has been given a new visual identity by Paris-based studio Work in Progress.
Founded in 1907, the Scouts was set up as an organisation to help young people develop life skills and now, it has a UK membership of 450,000 children and 115,000