Family members of the industrial designer David Mellor are helping to conceive the interior and exhibition design of a new museum that will display his lifetime work. The David Mellor Design Museum, designed by architect Sir Michael Hopkins, will open in Sheffield in September. On show will be his cutlery designs, redesigned traffic light system and controversial square letter pillar box.
Industry professionals react to the European Commission’s decision to stop the UK from hosting the cultural programme as a result of Brexit.
Designer Morag Myerscough, architect Alison Brooks and urban planner Mike Rawlinson have been given the award this year, while structural engineer Tristram Carfrae has been named as the master of
Research from the Office for National Statistics has shown that full-time graphic designers earn £25,900 annually, which is less than musicians, journalists and architects.
The Future Starts Here explores the advantages and perils of ever-advancing technology and product design, from artificial intelligence to 3D-printing and cryogenic freezing.