Mike Dempsey looks back at the life and work of Nicholas Thirkell 1942-2021 and speaks to those who knew him.
Developed by product design studio Morrama, the Prenatal Care concept project features three devices to help parents bond with unborn children.
In the first of a new series on sustainable design we look at how designers are considering “carbon-conscious” approaches to digital platforms.
The two cities will assume the mantle in 2024, following in the footsteps of former title holders including Lille Metropole, Taipei, Mexico City and Cape Town.
The charging point, designed by PA Consulting and the Royal College of Art, hopes to be “as recognisable as the red post box or black cab”.
By shifting the focus towards storytelling, designers can reposition their own work and thereby effect change in consumers.
Designers need to consider how products are made, not just where they end up, according to designer Sophie Thomas.
At this year’s global graduate show, 150 shortlisted projects aim to solve social problems from overworked vaccine providers to short-lived baby shoes.