Six buildings have been shortlisted for the Stirling Prize this October. Favourites are: the Jubilee Library in Brighton by Bennetts Associates, with Lomax Cassidy and Edwards, and the McLaren Technology Centre in Woking by Foster and Partners. The other nominations are: Zaha Hadid’s BMW Central Building in Leipzig; Fawood Children’s Centre in Harlesden by Alsop Design; the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh by EMBT/RMJM; and the Lewis Gluckman Gallery at University College, Cork by O’Donnell and Tuomey.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
Design studio Start has created Folio, an online platform where the university’s 20,000 art and design students can upload their own work, and like and share other people’s.
Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv has redesigned the tennis tournament’s logo, drawing inspiration from its existing flaming ball symbol.
Else creative director and partner Dave Dunlop traveled to Austin Texas to find out how designers are increasingly embracing socially responsible tech solutions, which have “inclusion and empowerment” at their