Sir George Cox updated the government on the status of the Cox Report at a second design summit held at 11 Downing Street yesterday, chaired by Secretary of State for Trade and Industry Alistair Darling. Later this week, Cox will finally deliver the long-awaited audit into one of his recommendations, the proposed national design centre for London, to Chancellor Gordon Brown and Lord Sainsbury.
Industry professionals react to the European Commission’s decision to stop the UK from hosting the cultural programme as a result of Brexit.
Designer Morag Myerscough, architect Alison Brooks and urban planner Mike Rawlinson have been given the award this year, while structural engineer Tristram Carfrae has been named as the master of
Research from the Office for National Statistics has shown that full-time graphic designers earn £25,900 annually, which is less than musicians, journalists and architects.
The Future Starts Here explores the advantages and perils of ever-advancing technology and product design, from artificial intelligence to 3D-printing and cryogenic freezing.