Isokon Plus has collaborated with designers from three different genre’s to create three products which will launch at 100% Design in September. The range comprises two contemporary designs – Simon Pengelly’s Stretch dining table and Plybowl, designed by James Harris. Plybowl is a fruit bowl created by slotting together two moulded shapes, which can be separated for easy storage. The range also features a revamped version of Mod Storage, originally designed by Martin Grierson and Keith Townend in 1960.
Pentagram’s Marina Willer, who led the design of the exhibition, says that Kubrick was a visionary “who foresaw what design would be like in the future”.
According to D&AD’s 2019 Insight Report, the designers that stand out are those who use humour in the face of adversity, prioritise mental health and recognise technology as a tool,
Designs by Paq incorporate bright sundial-inspired type contrasted with bold photography to show the “spirit and fun” of the monthly event.
Cult instrument the Electronium was designed by Motown’s Raymond Scott 60 years ago but was never realised, until now