Volkswagen’s designers have chosen an unusual route to making the company’s new Beetle model appealing. The dashboard incorporates a vase so the interior can be brightened up with flowers. Less social drivers can, of course, put it to other uses, making up for the fact that modern cars never have big enough ashtrays.
We speak to the incoming CEO about why design needs to be at the forefront of “build back better” operations, and how her previous business background will help in her
While challenger investment platforms are reaching a new generation, there are plenty of design obstacles in the developing sector.
We speak to designer Christine Ayre, who was recently made a Fellow of King’s College London, about how design can give a sense of coherency to institutions’ output.
The design studio’s future-facing vehicle concept has Covid precautions and details inspired by the city of London.