Portland Design is seeking to add more lustre to the retail outlets of WorldPearl, which operates pearl centres in Jersey, Tenerife, the Isle of Wight, Lanzarote and Cornwall. The centres combine a shop with an educational visitor centre. Portland’s new interiors concept, which aims to fight increasing competition in the tourist visitor centre sector, will initially be trialed at Cornwall Pearl.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.