The Faculty of Royal Designers for Industry will award this year’s RDI Diplomas at the Royal Society of Arts in London this week. The latest cohort of Royal Designers will be: Sue Blane, James Dyson, Nigel Irens, George Hardie, Richard Hollis, Dinah Casson, Roger Mann, John Pawson, Alan Stanton and Paul Williams. Seymour Chwast, Ingo Maurer and Alberto Meda each receive an Honorary RDI.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.