The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has confirmed that it will not be appointing a second ‘design champion’ as part of its Creative Economy Programme. The DCMS appointed Sir George Cox as one of two British design supremos in March, but, despite having a candidate lined up, the DCMS now says the second appointment will not be forthcoming.
This week, the contentious announcement came that Brexiteer James Dyson is planning to move his company headquarters from Wiltshire to Singapore to “future-proof” the company, while Sony is also relocating
We speak to New York-based Pentagram partner Bierut about creating a more “consistent” identity for collaborative working tool Slack, retaining the “playfulness” of its beloved hashtag, and why the
Scanners that could eliminate the need to remove coats or shoes and machines that could mean we leave liquids in our bags were just some of the designs on display
As part of our series on design in 2019, Sebastian Conran, founder of his self-named studio, looks at what will happen in product design over the next 12 months.