A radiator lasciviously curved like a dancing woman has been produced by Peter Rankin Design for Radiating Style, a designer radiator manufacturer. The model is called Charlotte and has been dubbed the world’s first supermodel radiator. According to Rankin, it ‘blurs the traditional boundaries between art form and practical function’. Inspiration for the form was drawn from ‘suits of armour ranged around a Chateau ballroom’ and ‘a sketch of the real Charlotte half-dancing in a cafÃ©,’ says Rankin. Radiating Style hopes to begin retailing Charlotte from May.
Studio Blackburn has created a new look for the renewable energy company which seeks to set it apart from its sea of competitors.
The kit is the third design unveiled by the team for the 2020/21 season, and features the Coventry UK City of Culture branding developed by Uncommon on the front.
As part of our series exploring countries’ design cultures, we look at how the Caribbean nation is finding its own aesthetic and searching for community.
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