Singer Tricky is captured here by photographer Rankin as part of Jam, an exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery from 12 September to 15 December. Jam is a mixture of fashion, music and technology. Tomato is working on an installation and Fuel will be making a series of short films. Other exhibitors include fashion photographer of the year David Sim, fashion designer Hussein Chalayan and urban-wear gurus Stussy, Slam City Skates and Hysteric Glamour.
Having won an award for services to design education, we chat to the designer about why craft isn’t as important as we might think, and why recycling is a con.
Design Partners has unveiled a wearable heart monitor vest, which aims to provide a more comfortable experience and deliver more accurate data.
The opening of the exhibition coincides with the upcoming COP26 climate conference, and interrogates how design can tackle the critical problem of waste.
We speak to baton designer Laura Nyahuye about the work behind the project and how her Zimbabwean heritage influenced the design.