Furniture designer Gary von Broekhoven has created a range of products for the Christmas at the Midland Grand fair, taking place in London’s St Pancras Chambers from 5-7 December. The exhibition is von Broekhoven’s first in the capital and, he says, aims to ‘illustrate the harmony between aesthetics and ergonomics’. He cites My Chair (pictured), which tilts forward so users sit upright more comfortably, as an example. ‘Lots of modern pieces look nice, but ultimately are not ergonomic. My work bears this in mind,’ he adds.
Created by in-house designers, the store aims to have an “immersive” feel to help customers imagine products in their own homes.
From 20-23 September, London’s Designjunction takes place on the South of the River Thames, and will see installations, exhibitions, talks and its well-known fair spread across three venues including Doon
The education website now offers a more personalised teaching service for students aged three to 16+, and the new look hopes to represent this broader scope.
Design studio The Team has given the charity a new identity centred around the equals symbol, in a bid to highlight its aim to make the UK a better place