The Chair: Rethinking Culture, Body and Design by Galen Cranz is published by Norton Book News on 7 October. Cranz traces the history of the chair through its use in different cultures and eras, evaluates its design and explores the impact it has had on our bodies. The book retails at 19.95.
We take a look at the life and work of 20th century French designer Charlotte Perriand, whose modernist career is the subject of a blockbuster new Design Museum exhibition.
The former PRO14 Rugby league has rebranded as United Rugby Championship, with a new identity featuring lifestyle-inspired touches.
The new identity for work sharing platform Reveal plays with imagery associated with secret societies to showcase the brand’s more open approach.
The London thoroughfare is to be redesigned with two pedestrian-only piazzas this year in an attempt to rival New York’s Times Square.