The shortlist for the Jerwood Applied Arts Prize 2007 has been announced, with six designer-makers – Sue Cross, Nora Fok, Yoko Izawa, Grainne Morton, Adam Paxon and Mah Rana – selected from a total of 87 entries. The winner of the £30 000 award, which this year turns to jewellery, will be announced in June 2007 and will be followed by an exhibition of shortlisted work at the Jerwood Space in London.
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Among the projects is a spatial audio technique that turns your living room into St Paul’s Cathedral and an AR app that fills your interiors with flowers.
From upcycled cabinets to a spotlight on Baltic design, we run down the can’t-miss exhibitions and trade shows at this year’s London Design Festival.
The new look “places Peter front and centre” according to the publishing house, and has been designed by studio CreateFuture.