Mobospace, created by BDG McColl Workplace, comprises a set of interacting, movable pods with interchangeable walls, set around a central core. The core houses a reception area, with an information point and Internet link. Each pod has its own contrasting colour scheme to help visually impaired people identify individual areas and signs are in Braille. The aim is that the advice, training and social facility is run primarily by disabled people for both disabled and able-bodied users in a bid to widen employment opportunities.
The sale of the independent brand consultancy will see it retain its creative independence and management, while it has also revealed plans to expand to Shanghai.
The car manufacturer’s I.D Buzz Microbus bears a striking resemblance to is original camper van made popular during the 1960s Hippie era, but is now all-electric.
The annual design festival is back for its fifth edition this October, and will feature Pentagram partner Naresh Ramchandani, Buzzcocks’ record sleeve designer Malcolm Garrett and an exhibition on Lucienne
A patent filed by the company reveals a mobile with thermal elements embedded into the screen, which would heat it up and fill any cracks if it became damaged.