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.
Kin Design has created interactive installations for the Eden Project’s new permanent show Invisible Worlds, which delves into the fascinating stories of miniscule micro-organisms, and the impact humans have made
Research shows that over half of designers have been to university, compared to a third of the UK workforce on a whole. We chat to Hilary Chittenden, senior foundation manager
The design consultancy has rebranded the alcohol subscription service, which sends its members a surprise bottle of gin plus other goodies every month.
Hunt has set up a new initiative which will see 60 objects from the V&A’s collections travel to regional museums in the Midlands and North of England, in a bid