Low Res, a range of seating designed by Italian furniture designer Dodo Arslan, will be launched just after the Milan furniture show. The striking set of seats is at odds with the classic ‘parallelepipedoid’ sofa shape. Instead, the angular Low Res shape is created by wrapping polyurethane upholstery around a tubular frame. ‘Although they look like difficult chairs to sit in,
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.