Jona Hoad hopes to attract interest from councils, architects and specifiers with his Eco-Bench made from recycled plastic waste, which will have its first airing at the New Furniture Exhibition ’96. The exhibition also introduces Mark Gabbertas, who will be exhibiting an upholstered chair called Tubby, and Ash Design, which will launch new hi-fi units. Organised by the New Designers in Business Group, it will take place at the Ergonom Showroom, 365 Euston Road, London from 27 June to 25 July.
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled