French star Philippe Starck continues to be a key designer for Italian furniture manufacturer Kartell with the launch of two chairs at last week’s Milan Furniture Fair. The Eros swivel chair, with a polycarbonate seat on an aluminium base, has an organic ‘egg’ shape. By contrast, the brightly coloured Boem stool takes the form of a classical vase.
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.
A report on the potential impact of plain food and drink packaging, Pantone’s purple hued colour of the year and Mini’s new, monochrome logo – the news from the last