Furniture designer Jan Armgardt, who includes a living room interior for Barbie among his many credits, has designed a range of sofas and armchairs called Toga for Austrian furniture manufacturer Wittmann. Described as ‘the perfect balance of ease and aesthetics’, the collection is characterised by the ‘lightness’ of its styling and distributed in the UK by Enigma. Gently curved arm-rests and tall seat backs combine to denote ‘classical restraint and subtle elegance’, says Enigma’s Gill King. Enigma is based at 103 Canalot Studios, Kensal Road, London W10.
For years those living with dyslexia have faced the stigma attached to their condition, but research from Cambridge University suggests the learning disorder can make creative-led professions like design more
The database aims to be the world’s biggest resource of climate crisis posters.
Much of the work at this year’s event is underpinned by sustainability, with designs from the likes of Mexico, the UAE and Scandinavia all being featured for their eco-friendly credentials.
MarinaTex, an organic and biodegradable alternative to traditional plastic, was developed by University of Sussex student Lucy Hughes.