Rock, an exhibition of seating designs that offer movement, will be on show at Twentytwentyone in London from 5 July. The exhibition shows a cross-section of over 20 designs from 1945 to present day. It aims to reflect the attitude of post-World War ll designers towards the concept of seating with movement. The exhibition includes designs by Charles & Ray Eames, Isamu Noguchi, Verner Panton and Ron Arad and runs until 13 July. (Pictured, Body Raft by David Trubridge.)
The development is the first commercial project from the car brand’s Mini Living offshoot, and will include apartments, workspaces and services such as car-sharing.
An upcoming exhibition at the University of Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries will highlight the origins of English graphic design as spearheaded by scribes, engravers and painters during this period.
Last week, we spoke to the author of a new book documenting the rise and fall of 1980s culture mag The Face, famously designed by Neville Brody. Now, designers
7-Inches for Planned Parenthood has released a compilation vinyl boxset featuring original work from the likes of designer Shepard Fairey and musician Björk to raise money for the charity.