The budget last week was a good one for the design industry, pundits say. Design Council chief executive Andrew Summers says, “Two features which are especially welcome are the proposed extension of tax credit for research and development from small companies to all companies, and the tax relief on intellectual property and intangible assets.”
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.