The Victoria & Albert Museum switches on Brilliant, its first contemporary lighting exhibition, on 12 February. Nine installations by the likes of Tord Boontje, Ron Arad and Berjan Pot (pictured) will dominate half the show, while the other half will feature a room ‘completely covered’ with domestic lights, says a museum spokeswoman. V&A Publications will launch Brilliant: Lights and Lighting by Jane Pavitt on 9 February to coincide with the exhibition.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.
Starling Crossing is a prototype road design that would see crossings light up as people approach a road and disappear when nobody needs them.
As the retailer marks its 30th birthday in the UK, we visit its immersive house party in London and speak to interior design leader Clotilde Passalacqua.
The BlackBerry Motion has ditched the brand’s signature keyboard and has a 14cm-wide touchscreen, with an Apple-style home button at the bottom.