Japanese designer and manufacturer Takara Belmont is introducing an automatic hair washing machine, designed in-house. Aqua Vibro mixes ‘retro 1950s styling with 21st century technology’, says a spokeswoman. Aqua Vibro has computer-controlled nozzles with five water pressure settings. It will be available in the UK from September.
The museum will work with research studio Forensic Architecture on the installation, which is inspired by this year’s theme of “emotional states”.
The latest research from the Design Council and Social Change UK highlights the health and economic benefits of making neighbourhoods more walkable and designing houses that don’t leave people feeling
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.