Mook has designed a website for the Victoria & Albert Museum’s autumn exhibition Encounters: The Meeting of Asia and Europe. The first phase of the site goes live this week at www.vam.ac.uk/ encounters. It will work as a virtual exhibition for the show, which brings together objects from Asia and Europe from the period 1500-1800. Mook previously produced the website for the V&A’s Vivienne Westwood exhibition, and is also working with the museum on screen-based kiosk work for a forthcoming show.
The sale of the independent brand consultancy will see it retain its creative independence and management, while it has also revealed plans to expand to Shanghai.
The car manufacturer’s I.D Buzz Microbus bears a striking resemblance to is original camper van made popular during the 1960s Hippie era, but is now all-electric.
The annual design festival is back for its fifth edition this October, and will feature Pentagram partner Naresh Ramchandani, Buzzcocks’ record sleeve designer Malcolm Garrett and an exhibition on Lucienne
A patent filed by the company reveals a mobile with thermal elements embedded into the screen, which would heat it up and fill any cracks if it became damaged.