Amanda Levete of Future Systems has designed an installation, in the form of a curving wall of about 220 interlocking leaves, to be unveiled outside the Royal Festival Hall on the Southbank as part of the London Design Festival’s Materials Project. Designers were briefed to choose a material and ‘push it to its limits’ – Levete has used DuPont Corian for the thermoformed leaves.
As part of our IWD 2021 coverage, the designer and chocolatier behind Cartografie discuss shared empathy, succeeding in male-dominated fields and working together.
Designed by Siemens Mobility, the Inspiro boasts in-train air conditioning and will consume 20% less energy than the existing fleet from the 1970s.
As part of our IWD 2021 coverage, EAT founder Renata Amaral Morris discusses embracing difference and what stopped her and her business partner Gabriel Seibel from it doing it sooner.
As part of our IWD 2021 coverage, four more women discuss their tip for working solo, from avoiding the “side-hustle” mindset to catering your portfolio and communicating properly with clients.