Plans for a 200m conversion of Battersea Power Station into one of Europe’s biggest leisure and entertainment centres have been given the go-ahead by Wandsworth Council. The project is being handled by Hong Kong property firm Parkview. Ove Arup has been appointed as masterplanner, and all design work will come from in-house design resources.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.
Kempinski, which was founded in Berlin in 1897, is Europe’s oldest five-star hotel group, and has been given a new visual identity by Paris-based studio Work in Progress.