The £15m redevelopment of the Royal College of Art’s eastern end will be undertaken by architect Nicholas Grimshaw and Partners, following an international pitch. Five rivals were shortlisted to design the 3000m2 site, which will be used for teaching, research and exhibitions. An RCA spokewoman says it is ‘too early’ to determine whether interior designers will be involved in the project.
The new look, which includes revised colours, illustration guides, graphics and a bespoke typographic styling, aims to strengthen Duolingo’s brand identity across its expanding product line.
New regulations coming into effect on the 23 September 2019 will require public sector websites and apps to be accessible to everyone, including those with disabilities.
The Design Museum is hosting its first exhibition dedicated to sound design, as the under-explored sector comes into its own.
This year’s set pieces explore the future of sustainable materials, the possibilities of AI and how climate anxiety can be channelled into something more positive.