Imagination’s departing creative head, Alex Ritchie, evidently has ambitions to laird it over the hoi polloi. Before launching his career anew in sunny Los Angeles, Ritchie is planning a trip around his native Scotland in search of a castle to call home. ‘Only a small one, with no turrets,’ says the ever-modest Ritchie. Let’s hope his time spent working for entertainments giant Disney doesn’t have too much influence on the decor.
Design studio Koto has rebranded the social media platform – intended for those aged between 12-25 – with a focus on community.
The work is part of a £30 million project to restore the castle, and includes six new galleries, an outdoor interpretation and two immersive experiences.
The One Off has reimagined the brand’s central London outlet with AR installations and fixtures and fittings made of recycled mannequins.
We take a look at the life and work of 20th century French designer Charlotte Perriand, whose modernist career is the subject of a blockbuster new Design Museum exhibition.