Ceramics, applied arts, jewellery and metalwork kick off Part One of this year’s graduate design show, New Designers, which starts tomorrow at the Business Design Centre in London. This year, the exhibition features ten ‘design zones’ and showcases the work of over 100 universities and colleges. Part Two, starting next Thursday, includes product and furniture design (clockwise from top left: Kathryn Lill, Simen Fornes, Suzi Hart and Maxwell Lamb), illustration, animation and theatre design among other disciplines. Forty graduates will be awarded a Future of Design Award. For more details visit www.newdesigners.com.
The AI research team now forms part of Google’s Beijing office, and will be working with the tech company’s engineering teams.
A new report by financial consultancy Brand Finance looks at the potential financial impact of forcing big companies such as Pepsi Co and Coca-Cola to have non-branded packaging.
Games and augmented reality features for children sit alongside artificial intelligence features for parents, who can ask questions to find out about their child’s progress.
The winning entry of the product design competition will be awarded £3,000, while a further £2,000 will go to the university they study at.