Swindon-based Factory Furniture has designed an outdoor seat, Skop, which launches in late February. Manufactured in Britain from FSC-certified cumaru timber slats and a marine-grade stainless steel frame, the seat is designed for heavy outdoor use in public or private spaces. Skop is available with a range of backs – from none at all to as many as four on one bench in any pattern ‘for those tired of symmetry’, according to Factory Furniture managing director Dean Harvey, who designed the seat together with the group’s co-founder Jason Harvey.
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled
The creative software company has announced its updates for 2018, which include a new “all-in-one” video app, and changes to Adobe Spark and XD.
Despite the Government’s focus on science, creative jobs are far less likely to be automated in the future – so why is the arts faculty being neglected in schools? asks