Deyan Sudjic is working on ‘refining the format’ of the Designer of the Year competition, Design Week can reveal. There has been some uncertainty over the future of the contest, which won much notoriety under Sudjic’s predecessor Alice Rawsthorn, but Sudjic says it will continue with some refinements. In his first week in office, Sudjic talks about his approach to design and the future of the Design Museum.
From circular economies within fashion to rehabilitating indigenous communities, a crop of young designers are focusing on design’s capacity for social change.
The poster database is a partnership between Glug and It’s Our Time, targeted at people who have not voted before.
Commissioned by the Wellcome Trust, The Liminal Space has created a travelling installation to help some of the 3.2 million UK workers who regularly contribute to the nightshift economy.
Cars: Accelerating the Modern World — the first exhibition exclusively dedicated to automobiles at the museum — explores the machine’s history and future.