Newham College of Further Education has purchased Zandra Rhodes’ Fashion and Textile Museum in Bermondsey, London. It is to be relaunched as an Academy for Fashion, Textiles and Jewellery Skills. Rhodes’ commercial salon will remain on-site and she will advise on the development of the academy.
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Among the projects is a spatial audio technique that turns your living room into St Paul’s Cathedral and an AR app that fills your interiors with flowers.
From upcycled cabinets to a spotlight on Baltic design, we run down the can’t-miss exhibitions and trade shows at this year’s London Design Festival.
The new look “places Peter front and centre” according to the publishing house, and has been designed by studio CreateFuture.