This Lego-style seating unit from Italian manufacturer Edra made its debut last week during the Cologne International Furniture Fair. Designed by Alessandro Artizzu and Federica Saisi, L’Ego has a wood frame padded with polyurethene foam and shiny black, white or red elasticised plastic upholstery. Edra’s UK agent Corre is considering including L’Ego on its stand at Spectrum, to be held at the Royal College of Art in London from 13 to 16 March.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.