Team Saatchi has created the name and logo for Platform 1, a community learning centre at London’s Kings Cross. The centre aims to help local people reach their educational aspirations and the name embodies this and the centre’s proximity to Kings Cross railway station, says Team Saatchi design director Nick Darke.
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.