New Designers 2018

Part One of the New Designers exhibition opens on Wednesday (27th June) this week, with Part Two scheduled for July 4-7. Ahead of the year’s biggest showcase of graduate talent, New Design editor Alistair Welch spoke to the event’s director Chris Hall. The twin New Designers exhibitions held annually at the Business Design Centre in Islington are as much a …

Manchester Art Gallery to host exhibition of Nordic Craft and Design

July will see Manchester Art Gallery open a year-long exhibition dedicated to the influential 20th and 21st century design emerging from Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden. The show will include furniture, fashion, lighting, ceramics, glass, metalwork, and jewellery originating from across Scandinavia from the 1930s to the present day. The work of a number of celebrated Nordic designers, including Alvar …