Ten lesser-known designs by women from the past century

Architect Jane Hall’s Woman Made book celebrates the work of over 200 women designers from the past century. The author picks 10 items designed by lesser-known women from the book. Illustrated with images of objects made by female designers, including Zaha Hadid...

Woman Made celebrates a century of products designed by women

Architect Jane Hall has written an A to Z-style book charting the work of both iconic and unknown woman product designers over the last century, including Ray Eames and Isle Crawford. Released by Phaidon, Woman Made: Great Woman Designers collects work from more than...

Something Spaces web plugin showcases the work of Black creatives online

Creative agency Something and nonprofit organisation Where are the Black Designers? have created a web browser plugin that exhibits the work of Black creatives every time a new tab is opened. Called Something Spaces, the free plugin is available for anyone to download...

Tokyo 2020 Olympics ban on Soul Cap designed for Afro hair “under review” following backlash

Swimming governing body FINA is reviewing its decision to ban a swimming cap favoured by black athletes from the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after the move triggered a backlash. The Federation Internationale de Natation (FINA) is assessing whether athletes...