Long gone are the times when exhibition design depended on the display case and a descriptive wall-mounted graphic formula. The massive spread of interactives and audiovisual technologies over the past few years has given museums the opportunity to create more engaging and dynamic environments. For museums, the challenge has been to gear up to technology without losing an aesthetically pleasing effect. For designers, creating these informed spaces is a tricky mix of conventional graphic mediums and the increasing desire for more abstract, three-dimensional, technological and audio attractions.
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Everything from climate change to growing inequality is affecting the way homes need to be conceived and designers are rising to these new challenges.
London’s Old War Office has been reimagined as a high-end destination, with period-inspired branding from design consultancy Greenspace.
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