Virgin Atlantic Airways has appointed Joe Ferry as head of design. Ferry, who was previously industrial design manager at the airline, will lead teams responsible for on-board product and lounge interior design and work with head of product Dee Cooper, according to a Virgin Atlantic spokeswoman.
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.