Charlie Leadbeater, senior associate of independent think tank Demos, joins Professor John Gray and writer and broadcaster Laurie Taylor to discuss pessimistic attitudes about business and globalisation at Poor little rich world on 5 September at 7pm. Contact: 020 7930 3647 for tickets. Venue: Institute of Contemporary Arts, The Mall, London SW1.
Some of this month’s most inspiring projects offer escapism, while others are a reaction to the everchanging political landscape we find ourselves in.
Having recently opened the doors of his new Plus X innovation space, the former Design Council chief design officer talks to Design Week about confidence, regional development and why he
Well-established fashion houses are turning their attention to digital clothing – we talk to the founders of three platforms to find out how digital design is paving the way.
Among a new crop of environmentally-focused material projects is a “freshwater-free fabric” and a bio-iridescent sequin made of wood cellulose.