Research from the Creative Industries Federation shows that the UK government spends less on the arts than other nations, and only 9% of the GCSE school curriculum is dedicated to creative subjects.
The commercial space agency has collaborated with fashion brand Y-3 on the design of new clothing designed for pilots, staff and passengers.
The light installation festival is illuminating London this weekend with 30 different installations – from fish in a telephone booth to hundreds of colourful, plastic bottles.
Design Week’s recent Breakfast Briefing session, held in partnership with Workfront, looked at how to set up and manage creative teams.
Barclays digital design director Noel Lyons and AKQA associate creative director Matt Longstaff were quizzed by Design Week editor Angus Montgomery on issues around communication, delegation and agile working.
LA-based automotive designer Harald Belker speaks about autonomous cars, designing for Steven Spielberg and being too tall to fit in sports cars.
Dalziel & Pow has designed new retail spaces for phone network provider O2, which will give customers the chance to try out technology such as virtual reality.
Shakespeare’s Globe’s new artistic director Emma Rice is looking to work with designers of all kinds as she brings a “visual-first” philosophy to her inaugural season.
Designers tell us how they set up the perfect studio spaces for their consultancies.
L’Oréal has worked with design engineers to create an adhesive patch that can monitor the skin’s absorption of UV rays, via a mobile app.
Scientists in the US have developed a way to increase the efficiency of outlawed incandescent light bulbs.
Erika Clegg founded consultancy Spring in Southwold, Suffolk after a decade working in London for Bell Pottinger and Attik.
As Spring turns ten, we talk to her about getting started in design, running a business and the challenges of setting up by the sea.
As part of our series on the future of design in 2016 Co-Founder and UK chief executive of StartJG Kevin Gill looks at what will happen in interactive design over the next 12 months.