Habitat has taken a new approach for its latest catalogue. There are fewer location shots of products, with most items shown against plain white backgrounds. The catalogue features a number of design classics, with profiles of their designers, including Robin Day, Anna Castelli Ferrieri, and Pierre Paulin. A freelance team, of creative director Sue Skeen, designer Stuart Smith and photographer Martin Morrell, created the catalogue.
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.