The Welsh Assembly has launched its Design Wales/ Dyluni Cymru initiative, building upon the work of the Welsh Design Advisory Service. Its activities will include provision of five design advisors who will visit individual companies and a policy advisor to develop design strategy for Wales, provided by the University of Wales Institute under a five-year contract.
Wolff Olins creative director Emma Barratt, creative director Kate Dawkins, Yarza Twins, Barclays Experience design director Noel Lyons join more experts from across the design industry.
The museum, which will close for two years in May to enable construction, will eventually feature work from the likes of Olafur Eliasson, Virgil Abloh and Yves Béhar.
Milan’s annual celebration of design focuses on innovation in the home, while also looking at global events and tackling sustainability.
The British condom manufacturer’s new brand positioning supposedly takes a stand against “sexual taboos, stigmas and outdated, non-inclusive attitudes”.