The Grand Design and disadvantaged youngsters from Stockwell, Deptford, Southampton and Dover have combined their creative talents to inspire the design of the Hyde Housing Association 1998/1999 annual report. The group of 30 17-20-year-olds spent a weekend in Wrotham, Kent with the consultancy’s creative partner Paul Houlton working on graffiti art, oil painting, fabric painting and dance. Maybe participants will be invited to paint the houses next!
The museum will work with research studio Forensic Architecture on the installation, which is inspired by this year’s theme of “emotional states”.
The latest research from the Design Council and Social Change UK highlights the health and economic benefits of making neighbourhoods more walkable and designing houses that don’t leave people feeling
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.