The Showerall, designed by Spanish industrial design graduate Esther Perea-Borobio, is the winner of the annual DesignAge competition at the Royal College of Art. Created with older users in mind, the long-handled shower head can be controlled by the user manoeuvring the handle at waist height. The rubber head rests on the scalp, mixing soap and water to enable the user to wash his or her hair without having to lift their arms. The judges, who included Ken Grange, were unanimous in their decision that the Showerall should win.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.
The British Dyslexia Association has put out guidelines that aim to encourage designers, businesses and teachers to consider those who struggle with reading and writing when making typeface, colour, spacing
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.