The Victoria & Albert Museum is launching a range of products for its forthcoming exhibition, Surreal Things: Surrealism and Design. The items include fashion and homeware products, accessories and books. Philippe Starck has designed a series of gold head and tooth stools for the collection. The tooth stool costs £135 and the head stool costs £335. All the items will be available from the V&A’s shop.
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A shrinking national economy is now a likely backdrop for the design industry – which despite having a proven track record for growth – has been neglected in this budget.
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