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.
The week-long festival will also host speakers including interaction design expert Daljit Singh and representatives from Heatherwick Studio.
His installation for London Design Festival draws on a number of inspirations, from clubbing in the 1990s to fake Crimean villages.
Form and functionality have long been the focus of design, but a growing number of designers are shifting away from this, creating projects that include history, culture and narrative in
The new look, which includes revised colours, illustration guides, graphics and a bespoke typographic styling, aims to strengthen Duolingo’s brand identity across its expanding product line.