design awards : The Type Desk

Two Lights I Could Use in My Room →

Two clever lamps, one from Sweden and one from Germany.

Bill Moggridge is awarded the Prince Philip Designer Prize for the GRiD Compass →

Bill Moggridge designed the first clamshell computer in 1982 for GRiD Systems in California. 28 years later, he’s been awarded the Design Council’s Prince Philip Designer Prize.

Unit Editions Makes Books for Designers →

From Adrian Shaughnessy and Tony Brook comes Unit Editions, a south London publishing company producing books on design and visual culture. I talked with Adrian Shaughnessy to get up to speed with what’s in store at Unit Editions.