Alessi will reveal the Panda Alessi concept car this week in Milan. Created from an alliance between Italian auto giant Fiat and the Alessi stable, the car has been designed by Stefano Giovannoni. Giovannoni remodelled the interior and exterior, infusing a sense of fun and creating a ‘fresh, extroverted and colourful image through the use of highly communicative colours’ to the car’s design. Featuring a white polypropylene rim that circles the bottom of the vehicle, and also trails the car’s wheel arches, bumpers and door mouldings, the new interpretation seeks to attract a younger and more female demographic.
Embarrassment and shame have long been associated with menstruation, but new trends in packaging design are looking to change this with bold colours, eye catching patterns and empowering messages.
In the first of a new series spotlighting design in different countries, we look at Germany’s diverse creative culture, from industrial to graphic design, which is both forward-thinking and respectful
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DixonBaxi co-founder and executive creative director Aporva Baxi warns streaming services that prioritising content over brand and a well designed experience could be “catastrophic”.