David Trubridge

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Fashion and technology advances have created a consumer that's obsessed with the latest new and shiny goods to hit the shelves, but acclaimed New Zealand designer David Trubridge says there's no need apply this to design disciplines like furniture and lighting. Here, he argues why designers need to remember quality is better than novelty.

Climate Change

Describing big business as the brat kids and governments as the ineffectual parents, David Trubridge explores why it is, despite numerous warnings from the scientific community, world governments have failed to take any significant action to prevent climate change, pollution and environmental desecration.