The walking dead are the new ‘in crowd’, according to toymaker Amos, which launches a set of six collectable Zombies in May. Designed by illustrator James Jarvis, In-Crowd is an ongoing series of 8-10cm figures, produced in collaboration with artists and designers. Three more sets are planned, including the Forever Sensible Motorcycle Club, which launches in mid-autumn. Figures will cost around £10.
The V&A’s new permanent gallery, which tracks design from 1900 to now, aims to broaden the horizon with under-celebrated names and the help of Kim Kardashian’s selfies.
(Re)new supposedly requires 60% less packaging than the equivalent amount of water in bottled form, thanks to its five litre “bubble” concept.
Engineering Solutions: Air Pollution is informed by the company’s work in the sector, and is intended to complement existing science, design and technology curriculums.
The Royal Society of Arts has unveiled the winners of its 97th annual Student Design Awards, and these are the projects we think you should know about.