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.
Design studio SomeOne has given Parliament a rebrand to make it easier to access and use online, distinguishing it from the Houses of Parliament so it is centred around the
The fashion brand’s latest opening includes high tech features such as LED windows and touchscreen tables.
Developer Zach Lieberman and artist Molmol Kuo have launched an app that lets users create typography and graphics in their surroundings by using augmented reality technology.
The organisation, which gives the public access to hundreds of privately-owned houses and gardens across the UK, is looking to raise awareness, boost memberships and reveal itself as the UK’s