Chancellor Gordon Brown will give an address to open this year’s New Designers exhibition at the Business Design Centre in London on 28 June. Confirmation of Brown’s address follows his speech opening last year’s London Design Festival. New Designers is a two-week show offering graduates an opportunity to display their work to the industry.
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.