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.
Designed in collaboration with Stockholm-based studio Teenage Engineering, the collection aims to “democratise light and sound at home” with affordable modular pieces.
When the world’s biggest artists have a vision for virtual reality, London-based Acute Art provides the platform to make it possible.
Cape Town-based design conference and festival Design Indaba returns next month promising a special edition to celebrate 25 years.
The Yoto Player — a connected speaker with a light-up smiley face — can play stories, music, radio and podcasts for children.