What better way to find a nice designer pad than to buy one from a designer? Perhaps that’s what Sebastian Conran was thinking recently when he decided to buy a house from John McConnell of Pentagram. But hold back those visions of a cosy deal struck over lunch in The Ivy. According to McConnell, the transaction was carried out in the conventional way, through an estate agent, and the two didn’t even meet.
The print designs for Eduardo Paolozzi’s multi-coloured mosaic tiles, which were almost destroyed in 2015, are to be auctioned this week in his hometown, Edinburgh.
A patent filed by the Google-owned autonomous vehicle company shows how sensors in its cars could be used to detect a collision with a pedestrian or cyclist, and soften the
Spanning everything from graphics to transport design, the 10th iteration of the annual awards and exhibition includes a search and rescue drone that assists refugees and the national place branding
The latest in his series on assumptions, business adviser John Scarrott considers potential pitfalls and how designers can sell their services more successfully.