Studio Myerscough is creating the Design Museum’s forthcoming Memphis Remembered exhibition, which marks the 20th anniversary of the debut of legendary Italian design collective Memphis. Led by Ettore Sottsass, the group introduced bold colours, cheap materials and kitsch motifs to furniture, such as George Sowden’s 1981 D’Antibes cabinet. The likes of this had not been seen before, according to The Design Museum. The exhibition runs from 7 September to 4 November.
The print designs for Eduardo Paolozzi’s multi-coloured mosaic tiles, which were almost destroyed in 2015, are to be auctioned this week in his hometown, Edinburgh.
A patent filed by the Google-owned autonomous vehicle company shows how sensors in its cars could be used to detect a collision with a pedestrian or cyclist, and soften the
Spanning everything from graphics to transport design, the 10th iteration of the annual awards and exhibition includes a search and rescue drone that assists refugees and the national place branding
The latest in his series on assumptions, business adviser John Scarrott considers potential pitfalls and how designers can sell their services more successfully.