Sumo wrestlers and Japan’s ‘achievement culture’, are the subject of a new exhibition by photographer Martina Hoogland-Ivanow. Opening today at the Dazed & Confused Gallery in London’s Old Street, the show features pictures of wrestlers immediately after their bouts. It promises to highlight the blurred issue of age for Sumos – as they age and gain weight, they tend to look younger.
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.