Terence Conran has joined forces with Stephen Bayley to produce an authoritative collection of essays on design’s place in modern history, entitled Design: Intelligence Made Visible, published by Conran Octopus. The book, which is being branded as ‘the indispensable guide to the contents of the modern world’, contains an A-Z of iconic people, products and processes from the 20th century to the present day.
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.