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.”
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.