Exhibitions + Interiors
1957
1973
Bridges
1977
1983
Product
1981
1995
Engineering Design
2006
2017
Interior Design
2005
2011
Exhibitions
1961
1969
General
1944
1951
Textiles
1962
1987
Graphic Design
1994
2005
New Media
2000
2013
Stamps
1970
1989
General
1947
1959
General Design
1969
1985
Photo of  Kenneth Grange

Following Art School, and as a technical illustrator, Kenneth Grange was an architectural assistant for eight years - starting his own practice in 1956. He made his reputation as a product designer. He co-founded Pentagram in 1972. His designs have spanned sixty years. These include the Inter city 125 train, bus shelters, the latest Black Cab; products for Kenwood, Kodak, Wilkinson Sword, Parker Pens, loudspeakers for B&W, and many for Japanese clients. He is twice winner of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Prize, holds ten Design Council Awards, is holder of six Honorary Doctorates; and is visiting professor at the Royal college of Art. He was the first to be given a one-man show at the V&A in 1983. Similarly in Tokyo, and at The Design Museum, with his show ‘Making Britain Modern'. He was Knighted in 2013. Subsequent to the above he has continued working for Anglepoise, with five new products, and a consulting design directorship and with furniture for Modus.

RDInsights: Kenneth Grange
Kenneth Grange RDI speaks to Mike Dempsey RDI as part of the RDInsights series
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Photo of  Kenneth Grange
Kodak Instamatic camera, 1968
Kodak Instamatic camera
1968
HST 125 High speed train for British Rail, 1975
HST 125 High speed train for British Rail
1975
Anglepoise model T75, 2006
Anglepoise model T75
2006
Packaging
1937
1955
Engineering
1983
1991
Furniture Design
1978
2003
Graphics
1947
1967
Packaging + Graphics
1959
1971
Glass + Stained Glass
1936
1941
Products + Industrial
1961
1975
Ceramics + Glass
1981
2001
Films
1939
1963
Fashion Design
1988
2015
Ceramics + Glass
1995
2009
Product Design
2008
2021
Designing with Light
2012
2019
Naval Architecture
1986
1997
Typography
1940
1953
Engineering Product
1968
1981
Dress
1972
1993
Goldsmithing
1936
1937
Glass, Pottery + Silver
1936
1945
Theatre Design
1991
1999
Interiors
1939
1961
Commercial Art
1936
1939
Light Fittings
1940
1949
Furniture
1940
1947
Furniture
1944
1957
Lettering
1940
1943
Typography
1965
1979
Aircraft
1943
1965
Interior + Ships
1971
1977
Structural Engineering Design
1998
2007
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