The Campana brothers will show a series of single- and multi-seat chairs, lamps, and ‘illuminated meteors’ made from various plastics and apuí, a traditional Brazilian fibre that is extracted by hand from the trees on which it grows and suffocates. The exhibition will explore the relationship between synthetic and natural materials. Transplastic opens to the public on 5 June at the Albion Gallery in south London and runs until 17 August.
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.