It is one of life’s great truisms that things are not always as they seem – take Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman’s idyllic marriage or Jeffrey Archer’s honest as the day is long faÃ§ade. Anyhow, we came across some stunning pictures in the Design Week product archive and we thought it would be a wheeze to put your skills of memory, recognition and, failing all else, imagination to the test. The object pictured above won Gold Prize at an international design competition, but what the hell is it? And what about the curiosity pictured below? Suggestions on a holiday postcard, please.
The sale of the independent brand consultancy will see it retain its creative independence and management, while it has also revealed plans to expand to Shanghai.
The car manufacturer’s I.D Buzz Microbus bears a striking resemblance to is original camper van made popular during the 1960s Hippie era, but is now all-electric.
The annual design festival is back for its fifth edition this October, and will feature Pentagram partner Naresh Ramchandani, Buzzcocks’ record sleeve designer Malcolm Garrett and an exhibition on Lucienne
A patent filed by the company reveals a mobile with thermal elements embedded into the screen, which would heat it up and fill any cracks if it became damaged.