London Planetarium’s gateway to the galaxies show reopened last week with an interactive virtual reality exhibition. The building’s new interior was designed by Fletcher Priest Architects to a deadline of 20 weeks ‘so that closure of the Planetarium was as short as possible’, says a consultancy spokesman. The show, which cost 4.5m, is on three different levels and includes ‘a new sloping floor which copes with the motion of apparent flight through space’, comments consultancy partner Keith Priest.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.