Glasgow design group Locofoco has developed a book, CD-ROM, movie sting and exhibition for Scottish Enterprise. The materials all form part of the same multimedia project, named Desire, Delight, Design. Launched last week at The Lighthouse, Glasgow, the main exhibition features 78 Scottish recipients of Design Council Millennium Product status. Those shown within the exhibition include a device designed to protect firemen from injury and a scanner which detects the early symptoms of eye disease.
For years those living with dyslexia have faced the stigma attached to their condition, but research from Cambridge University suggests the learning disorder can make creative-led professions like design more
The database aims to be the world’s biggest resource of climate crisis posters.
Much of the work at this year’s event is underpinned by sustainability, with designs from the likes of Mexico, the UAE and Scandinavia all being featured for their eco-friendly credentials.
MarinaTex, an organic and biodegradable alternative to traditional plastic, was developed by University of Sussex student Lucy Hughes.