Product Design

Sónar at 25: festival of the future?

Sónar is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, while its creative conference offshoot Sónar+D is now in its sixth year. As part of our creativity in music series, we visit the festival to see whether its work hard, play hard culture is worth the hype

When Garrett met Eno

Designer Malcolm Garrett sits down with Brian Eno to discuss creative process, collaboration, the role of imagination and whether Eno thinks like a designer

Why design needs magick

UX and Design Thinking are leaving designers neutered and constrained, says Graham Wood. Through the applied combination of imagination and craft, it’s time to put the magick back

How to design a giant, inflatable Trump Baby

Ahead of the US President’s visit to the UK, a group of protesters have come together to reimagine Trump in toddler form, complete with nappy and constipated grimace. We speak to the designer behind the campaign, Matt Bonner, about bringing the baby blimp to life