How to do good work

Studio Thomas.Matthews has put sustainability at the heart of its design practice and working environment. Mark Sinclair talks to its co-founder Sophie Thomas about creativity as an agent for change

From warehouse to culture temple: BETC Paris’ spectacular new offices

The Parisian creative industries are on the march, to the eastern edge of the city. The latest arrival is BETC Paris, arguably the city’s foremost ad agency, which has a spectacular new office space in Pantin. Within, it hopes to change the face of the advertising industry, in France and beyond

Design Museum names this year’s top designs

The Design Museum has announced the shortlist for this year’s Designs of the Year Award. Nominated projects include a flatpack refugee shelter, the cover of David Bowie’s Blackstar album and a ‘drinkable’ book…

The Pilcrow: pints and placemaking

Can you build a community by building a pub? Via weekly workshops on everything from furniture to food, a group of designers and volunteers in Manchester are helping to create a pub that will form part of a major new development in the city

The Humour issue

CR gets serious about being funny featuring
Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs, Lisa McGee,
Naresh Ramchandani, David Kolbusz, Roz Chast,
Emily Oberman, Asterix, Stephen Collins,
Dominic Wilcox and the DLR

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