The Design Economy is the the Design Council's report on the value of design to the UK economy. It expands on our previous research by looking beyond the traditional definition of the design sector. In doing so, it provides the most thorough and accurate view of design's contribution to the UK economy ever produced. http://www.designcouncil.or...
Design Council Spark is a new product innovation fund to uncover the UK's next great inventions. We talk to a series of inventors on the journey to get their product to market and why support like that available through Design Council Spark is so valuable.
Apply now for a chance to win a place on our 20 week bespoke support programme, as well as up to £65,000 investment to help bring your physical product prototype or idea to market. http://www.designcouncil.org.uk/spark
The Design Council Knee High Design Challenge set out in July 2013 to find, fund and support people with new ideas for raising the health and wellbeing of children under five years old in Lambeth and Southwark. http://www.designcouncil.org.uk/kneehigh
From a sketch to a stadium. An idea to a brand. Unpick the London 2012 Games and you reveal a series of golden threads, each leading back to a different yet integrated design story. http://www.beyond2012.org.uk/