Ella Doran has created the Indian Tale and Joanie collections for Habitat’s spring 2011 range. Doran says Indian Tale is inspired by ’Colourful books and stories from my childhood… the background tapestry also reminds me of my bedspread when I was young’. She says Joanie is inspired by ’my burgeoning collection of tea plates, both from family heirlooms and charity shops’.
A collaboration between Dept and Tribe Company, the 3D rendering of the Eurovision village will welcome visitors from all over the world.
The project looks to enable wheelchair users to navigate modern buildings more easily, and was inspired by care home residents moving around their facility.
The online publication will explore a range of issues through a unique typographic system that aligns subject matter with specific fonts.
As the designer publishes his latest book, Drama, we talk to him about his childhood in the theatre, storytelling and the power of being “an outsider”.