Future fridges may be beyond the pale when white goods are mentioned, as Electrolux – bastion of the fridge establishment – has done something radical. As part of a competition it sent 12 classic white models to art colleges in Bangkok and Rio de Janeiro respectively for young people to express themselves over (pictured). One of the two winners, Arthit Amnouypom from Bangkok, says it was ‘fun’ but her mum would kill her if she tried it on the one at home. Second winner, Alessandro Cardosa from Rio, based his work on the idea that at one time all the continents were united.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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