Dezeen, Eyes In, and The Editor at Large all preview the V&A's new contemporary design collection, while EAL reports, "The Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) announced details of the first collection of contemporary designs purchased through the Outset Contemporary Art Fund. A panel of design experts led by Christopher Wilk, V&A Keeper of Furniture, Fashion and Textiles, selected the pieces, which include works by Fredrikson Stallard, Nendo, BCXSY, Platform and Satyendra Pakhale." More news and links below.
DESIGN NEWS OF THE DAY
• London's V&A Acquires Contemporary Design Collection | Editor at Large
• V&A Acquire Work by Nendo, BCXSY, and Fredrikson Stallard | Dezeen
• V&A Announce First Purchases Using New Acquisition Fund | Eyes In