Italian architect and industrial designer Vico Magistretti has died aged 85. Magistretti, who lived and died in Milan, is probably best known for his Eclisse table lamp and the Carimate chair. In the 1960s, he was among the first to design furniture made of plastic and helped define the playful and insouciant look of the era.
The Nottinghamshire forest best known for its association with make-believe rogue and hero Robin Hood has had a revamp, with a new visitor centre, branding and wayfinding centred around environment
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.