Mary Lewis Moberly has a reputation for sheltering pregnant women. Shocked by the indifference, bordering on hostility, that pregnant staff face at some consultancies, Mary welcomes well-rounded staff with open arms. Is this benevolence or does Mary have more sinister plans? Word is that she has built a studio at her remote farm, with desk space for four. Is she about to breed a new strain of designer babies?
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.
As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask