Start-up shoe manufacturer Prior 2 Lever launched its first product last week, a bespoke football boot called Assassin. With illustrative surface decorations by Elefant, the shoe’s sole is designed to be moulded to an individual player’s foot, reducing the chances of injury and improving comfort. Elefant has also created an identity and promotional material, and designed an exhibition for the brand.
The museum will work with research studio Forensic Architecture on the installation, which is inspired by this year’s theme of “emotional states”.
The latest research from the Design Council and Social Change UK highlights the health and economic benefits of making neighbourhoods more walkable and designing houses that don’t leave people feeling
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.