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.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.
The Nottinghamshire forest best known for its association with make-believe rogue and hero Robin Hood has had a revamp, with a new visitor centre, branding and wayfinding centred around environment
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.