The Solo flatpack clock begins life as a thin sheet of polypropylene and finishes up as a neatly folded box, which includes the quartz clock mechanism and a battery. The material used by design consultancy Arkitype resembles thin card but the casing won’t rip or corrode over time. The Glasgow Collection will exhibit the millennium edition of the clock, which will be finished in silver. The clock is already available in Japan, France, Argentina and Spain, priced at under £20. Many companies see it as a quirky alternative to the usual corporate gifts.
The 36-year-old cultural event has a new, reversible campaign identity for this year, which features comic strips that tell different tales depending on which way they are read.
The new events space by Mary Duggan Architects can be adapted with translucent curtains that sweep across the room to mark out different areas.
A London-based group of artists, designers and architects hosts workshops in King’s Cross every month that look to engage the young, local community, teach them new skills and help them
Alice Darbyshire, a mother and former HR professional at studios such as Landor, BrandOpus and Start, shares her advice for design leaders on how they can support those who have