Porsche head of design Harm Lagaay (pictured) is retiring on 1 July, after more than 15 years at the company. He will be replaced by Michael Mauer, chief designer of Saab und Advanced Concept Center General Motors Europe. Mauer will take up his new position at the Porsche Research and Development Center in Weissach by 1 November.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.