Knight in designer armour Sir Terence Conran was in the US recently to accept an award from the World Design Foundation for helping to further design education. Could the importance of this award be in any way lessened by the fact that the wife of designer and World Design Foundation member Louis Nelson got one too?
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.