A design team lead by Cultural Innovations has presented the final plans for the exhibition spaces at the Massar Children’s Discovery Centre in Damascus. The team, which includes British consultancies Real Studios and Furneaux Stewart/KCA, as well as Amsterdam-based Northernlight, unveiled the scheme to Syria’s First Lady Asma Assad, who sponsors the programme. The 5500m2 space will consist of a common area surrounded by nine ‘clusters’ which will house interactive exhibits.
As Bauhaus celebrates its centenary, we look at how its endurance can be explained by some simple yet powerful principles.
Plaything, created by Will Anderson and Niall Tessier-Lavigne, will let gamers take on the role of both “designer and player” by creating their own characters.
As part of our series looking at alternative jobs in design studios, we speak to Sam Pollen, head of digital writing at Reed Words, about how he got to where
New Pentagram partner Yuri Suzuki gives us an insight into his highly experimental work ahead of a talk he will give at Design Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa, later