Leading sanitaryware manufacturer Laufen has a starring role in the latest series of UK’s The Restoration Man on Channel 4, with its products chosen for each of the four bathrooms in a former church in Devon, owned by the former Director of Architecture and Design of Hilton Worldwide hotel group
ACID fight for copying to be made illegal in Design Members of ACID met with the Minister Lord Younger recently to discuss their support for Clause 13 and the arguments they articulated for the Bill to also include unregistered designs. All is explained in this short video, provided by ACID.
WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL CAPE TOWN 2014 PROGRAMME LAUNCHES WITH 450 RECOGNISED PROJECTS 2014 welcomes a new World Design Capital (WDC) Cape Town, in which the city will celebrate a whole years worth of design with events throughout. In 2012 Helsinki took on the huge honour and huge project and produced some brilliant events. “The central… Read More >
UCL and V&A reveal plans for a new creative hub within the Olympic Park University College London and the Victoria and Albert Museum have started drawing up plans to build new sites at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. In the National Infrastructure Plan 2013 the government said it was supporting the London Legacy Development Corporation… Read More >
GREAT Weeks – Design Missions UKTI and the BCFA have been working together for quite a while, and the relationship has brought some exciting opportunities to BCFA members. The UKTI have now embarked on a brilliant mission well a GREAT mission to get British manufacturers and designers exporting, to grow businesses. You may have seen in… Read More >
Knightsbridge Furniture have created a mobile showroom which will wiz around the country going to clients instead of clients coming to them, Knightsbridge have realised the issue that people just don’t have enough time to go and visit a showroom, so have solved this issue by them coming to you. The 50ft truck can display up to… Read More >
PANTONE have named this year’s colour as Radiant Orchid – so purple for us simple folk. Since 2000 Pantone Colour Institute have dictated what the colour of the year will be, the colour that is selected is supposed express what is taking place in a global vision. Purple is described as being magical and is… Read More >
Sarah Calder has been promoted to Head of Projects at Chelsom Limited as it consolidates its position as a leading supplier of decorative lighting to the international contract marketplace. The aim of the role is to ensure that Chelsom capitalises on its esteemed reputation for excellent service by providing a managerial overview of all facets… Read More >