Inventor Sir James Dyson ranks number 59 in the Sunday Times Rich List, with an estimated fortune of £1.08bn, moving down 11 places from last year. Lord Foster, founder architect at Foster & Partners, appears as a new entry, ranked 249th, with £295m.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.