The Design Business Association has appointed its first five regional heads of development, to promote the design industry outside London. Elmwood’s Nick Ramshaw and Jayne Barrett will handle Scotland and the North East respectively, Onbrand’s Rebecca Battman takes on the West Midlands, Reach’s Caroline Hagen picks up the South West and The Chase’s Simon Farrell represents the North West.
A one-size-fits-all approach means that disabled people are not being consulted on the design of products they use. We speak to the people who are trying to change this.
From an editorial influenced graphic style to a changing education landscape and a burgeoning international outlook, what defines design in New York?
Stories That Never Stand Still has been created “by people with ADHD, for people with ADHD”, and features educational articles alongside personal accounts that attempt to cut through the stigma
Precious Plastic seeks to tackle a “global problem on a local level” by sharing blueprints for industrial plastic recycling machines.