US designer Karim Rashid has created a limited edition, multi-functional yet ‘decorative design’ object that acts as a portable cooler – with a ‘soft halo of light’ – for champagne brand Veuve Clicquot. Globalight will launch today at the Milan furniture fair, which runs until 21 April.
We speak with Christina Koehn about how a team of 2000 designers works effectively and the challenges of designing ubiquitous, mass market products for a wide range of users.
The VMLY&R design team talks us through the tournament identity and its “typeface without borders”, which was crafted with inclusivity in mind.
We take a tour with Ralph Applebaum Associates, which designed the Second World War Gallery and Casson Mann which has designed the Holocaust Gallery.
The solar-powered pods can travel by raised or on-road tracks, carry 16 passengers at once and can be booked via an Uber-style app.