Bath-based designer and manufacturer James Dyson has followed up the critical and commercial success of his Dyson Dual Cyclone upright vacuum cleaner with this week’s launch of a cylinder cleaner using the same technology. The Dyson Dual Cyclone DC02 is also bagless and comes in a silver and yellow colour scheme with a foot-operated on/off switch. Dyson claims the DC02 is the only vacuum cleaner to remain stable when used on stairs. It will retail at Ãº199.
Speaking at this year’s D&AD Festival in London, the graphic designer talks about the weird and wonderful world of Wes, brutal 8am starts and why her job felt like “playing
Creative director Jenny Theolin has launched a new platform that will name studios which treat their junior employees well based on “positive” reviews, rather than a “black-list” that shames companies.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.