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.
New Pentagram partner Yuri Suzuki gives us an insight into his highly experimental work ahead of a talk he will give at Design Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa, later
This year’s branding, created by design studio Johnson Banks alongside illustrator Simon Prades, features an “F” letterform inside a silhouette of the festival’s guest director.
Guy’s Hospital recently invested in a £50 million project to improve cancer care at the London NHS trust – we speak to BAT Studio about designing The Living Room, a
As we celebrate 100 years of Bauhaus, we ask designers how the school, its teachings and approaches have influenced their design style or career.