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.
According to D&AD’s 2019 Insight Report, the designers that stand out are those who use humour in the face of adversity, prioritise mental health and recognise technology as a tool,
Designs by Paq incorporate bright sundial-inspired type contrasted with bold photography to show the “spirit and fun” of the monthly event.
Cult instrument the Electronium was designed by Motown’s Raymond Scott 60 years ago but was never realised, until now
Fake news, doctoring photographs, and the themes of perception and reality are all reflected in the title sequence of a new Channel 4 drama.