Winging its way to John Lewis on 1 August is a range of animal pendant light shades. Designed by Dan Maier of lighting specialist Extraordinary Design, the shades are constructed from a specially made white polyprop with iridescent coloured sheens – pink for the pig, blue for the seahorse and purple for the bat. The Flying Pig and Seahorse light shades will be available in John Lewis stores, priced £23, and the Bat direct from Extraordinarydesign.com.
We recently wrote about a long-lost Albanian alphabet, discovered by a university student from Kosovo. Now, typographers and graphic designers tell us about their favourite scripts, from Arabic ones
Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill has created the Saatchi Suite where visitors can experience and purchase the art and design which has been curated within the space.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.