An exhibition at the National Library of Scotland’s John Murray Archive celebrates the private lives and ideas of some of the great writers and thinkers featured at the venue, who include Lord Byron, Jane Austen, Charles Darwin and David Livingstone. Created by Event Communications, the exhibition design focuses on the understanding that the ‘key to engagement is through the people whose writing the archive contains’.
The museum will work with research studio Forensic Architecture on the installation, which is inspired by this year’s theme of “emotional states”.
The latest research from the Design Council and Social Change UK highlights the health and economic benefits of making neighbourhoods more walkable and designing houses that don’t leave people feeling
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.