The Yoko Ono-designed installation Odyssey of a Cockroach comes to London next month, to an off-site location for the ICA. Ono’s conceptual piece plots a passage through time across New York city, as seen through the low-level eyes of the hardy parasite. She took pictures of the ‘city’s corners’ to capture ‘the true reality of what our dreams and nightmares have created’. Oversized sculptures of an overflowing rubbish bin and a human rat trap are set against billboard-sized photographs of urban scenes. Odyssey takes place at 14 Wharf Road, London N1, from 5 February to 2 March.
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled