Every year we say we’re gonna do it differently. Christmas, that is. And every year it’s a familiar variant on stuffing, turkey and grog, with a Del-Boy re-run thrown in. So if you want something novel to fill Granny’s stocking, go to Santa’s Ghetto, the alternative Christmas shopping experience. This graphical grotto, organised by design group Insect, runs from 2 to 24 December at Kingly Court, off London’s Carnaby Street. On sale will be posters, screenprints, customised trainers and other artwork by the Pictures on Walls posse: Banksy, Jamie Hewlett, Mode2, Faile, Pete Fowler and the Insects themselves. Visit www.picturesonwalls.com and www.santasghetto.com.
The Design Museum has announced the finalists of its annual Design Ventura scheme, which gets teenagers aged 13-16 across the UK to pitch ideas for new products, one of which
From controversial opinions on “design thinking” to the most influential female designers from the last 100 years, we look back at our most popular long-reads of 2018.
The app has installed new features including a free walking map of the capital as part of a collaboration with Transport for London.