Design writings: Customisation and collectible editions in design

Design writings: Customisation and collectible editions in design

“This dichotomy points to a shift in the design market in two quite distinct directions – that is, the embrace of digital production allowing for more responsive, ‘co-designed’ products within an essentially mass-production process, or limited edition commissions that present design as a highly collectible commodity parallel to the art market.”

Fleur Watson’s article in the Saturday Paper explores customisation, collectible editions and the appeal of storytelling in design through topics from Marc Newson’s appointment at Apple, through to Libby Sellers Gallery in London and the Broached Commissions limited edition designs.

Read the full article here.