Six buildings, including Manchester’s Imperial War Museum North and The Spire in Dublin, have been shortlisted for the £20 000 Stirling Prize. Two buildings by Foster and Partners made it on to the list, one of which is the bookmakers’ favourite – 30 St Mary Axe – the London building commonly known as the Gherkin.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.
Starling Crossing is a prototype road design that would see crossings light up as people approach a road and disappear when nobody needs them.
As the retailer marks its 30th birthday in the UK, we visit its immersive house party in London and speak to interior design leader Clotilde Passalacqua.
The BlackBerry Motion has ditched the brand’s signature keyboard and has a 14cm-wide touchscreen, with an Apple-style home button at the bottom.