Design talent was recognised and rewarded in this summer’s Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Stuart MacDonald, founding director of Scotland’s national design centre The Lighthouse, received an OBE, along with handbag designer Lucinda Guinness, fashion designer Julien MacDonald and Yo Sushi! founder Simon Woodroffe.
During the London Design Festival, the design studio Wik & Walsøe is presenting an exhibition exploring traditions and how they develop, at Superbrands, London Design Fair.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has commissioned the UK-based consultancy to design the exterior and interiors of the transport system’s passenger pods.
The London Design Festival 2017 exhibition taking place this week contains 30 diverse projects exploring the designer’s role in everything from protecting the environment to creating straight-up beautiful work.