Design Interviews

Designer Interviews: Mark Fetherston, Mercedes-Benz exterior designer

Designer Interviews: Mark Fetherston, Mercedes-Benz exterior designer

Still only 36, Mark Fetherston has designed some of the most respected cars in the current Mercedes range. His breakthrough was the ‘gull-winged' SLS su...

07 November 2013
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Designer Interviews: Fabio Filippini, Pininfarina design director

Designer Interviews: Fabio Filippini, Pininfarina design director

Even if it was one of the most prestigious jobs in car design, it wasn't easy for Pininfarina to find a new design director. Yet, Fabio Filippini took t...

23 August 2013
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Easy Does It: The nine top design directors on the one thing they agree on - simplicity

Easy Does It: The nine top design directors on the one thing they agree on - simplicity

How does a man become design director of the Volkswagen Group, Daimler, Ford, GM, Fiat Group, Kia and Hyundai, PSA, Renault or BMW? Being the right blok...

18 July 2013
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Studio Focus: SAIC European Design Centre

Studio Focus: SAIC European Design Centre

SAIC European Design CentreBrands MG and RoeweEstablished 2010 (in current guise)Location Longbridge, UKStaff 35Studio leader Martin Uhlarik

18 June 2013
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Designer Interviews: Ola Stenegard, head of vehicle design, BMW Motorrad

Designer Interviews: Ola Stenegard, head of vehicle design, BMW Motorrad

You probably won't catch BMW Motorrad's head of vehicle design Ola Stenegard wearing a lightweight scarf and a suit, as beloved of many car designers. T...

10 June 2013
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Studio Focus: BMW DesignworksUSA Shanghai

Studio Focus: BMW DesignworksUSA Shanghai

BMW DesignworksUSA Shanghai Brands Various clients, plus BMW Group (BMW, Mini, i and Rolls-Royce)Established April 2012 Location Huangpu District, Shang...

21 May 2013
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Designer Interviews: Patrick le Quément on his Sustainable Design School

Designer Interviews: Patrick le Quément on his Sustainable Design School

After former Renault chief designer Patrick le Quément passed the baton to Laurens van den Acker in 2009, he did not actually retire, but instead charge...

20 May 2013
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Designer Interviews: Nelly Ben Hayoun, experience designer

Designer Interviews: Nelly Ben Hayoun, experience designer

This article was first published on WGSN-homebuildlife, the online trend forecasting and product design tool provides analysis, research and global crea...

10 May 2013
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Frank Stephenson on the importance of color in design

Frank Stephenson on the importance of color in design

During the announcement of the McLaren Automotive's partnership with paints and coatings company, AkzoNobel, Car Design News took the opportunity to dis...

01 May 2013
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Designer Interview: Wayne Burgess Jaguar studio director

Designer Interview: Wayne Burgess Jaguar studio director

Life just can't get any better for Wayne Burgess. Living in Coventry - once a ghost town, now the silent witness of Jaguar's resurrection - he's a guita...

01 May 2013
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