Hodgkinson & Co has designed the interior of Space NK’s new ground-floor extension in Covent Garden, London. The apothecary and beauty shop is linked to the basement’s mini department store by an illuminated staircase. `Opal glass wall panels continue the cool theme of the staircase mixed with stainless steel and maple,’ says Andrew Hodgkinson, who designed the basement a year and a half ago.
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.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.