Alessi has commissioned four high profile designers to create its latest range of watches. Ron Arad has updated his 2004 Alessi design, Look No Hands, and Patricia Urquiola, Alessandro Mendini and Karim Rashid have also added their designs to the collection. Urquiola’s Buckle (pictured) can be worn either as a wristwatch or hung round the neck as a pendant with its interchangeable buckle, while Rashid’s square-faced KAJ collection is available in five colours.
We recently wrote about a long-lost Albanian alphabet, discovered by a university student from Kosovo. Now, typographers and graphic designers tell us about their favourite scripts, from Arabic ones
Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill has created the Saatchi Suite where visitors can experience and purchase the art and design which has been curated within the space.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.