The Victoria & Albert Museum has confirmed it is going ahead with its controversial Spiral extension, designed by architect Daniel Libeskind. A launch date has not been decided as the museum is still fundraising, says a spokeswoman. It has secured £31m so far. The original budget was £80m.
The visual identity combines the club’s “illustrious heritage” and “future glory” with an eye to digital platforms and more casual fans.
The week-long festival will also host speakers including interaction design expert Daljit Singh and representatives from Heatherwick Studio.
His installation for London Design Festival draws on a number of inspirations, from clubbing in the 1990s to fake Crimean villages.