Grieg & Stephenson has created interiors for Selfridges’ latest addition to its Oxford Street flagship, the Base Bar, which opened last week. The 93m2 bar is adjacent to the HMV department, which was also designed by Grieg & Stephenson and which led to its appointment for the bar. Selfridges gave the consultancy a written brief to create an environment that was fresh and funky, clubby and in keeping with the HMV space, associate director Howard Bates says. ‘It has got quite a subterranean, nightclub feel,’ he adds.
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
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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.