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Richard Turley leaves Bloomberg Businessweek for MTV

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 | By Emily Gosling

Award-winning Bloomberg Businessweek creative director Richard Turley has left the publication to join MTV. 


Design Week Awards - what the judges saw Video

Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Design Week Awards judges tell us about what they saw in this year’s entries.


Designs of the Year announced

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

The category winners have been announced in the Design Museum’s 2014 Designs of the Year Awards.


Penguin reveals new-look Pelican covers Video

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 | By Tom Banks

The publisher has unveiled a set of Pelican covers following its announcement that the imprint was to be revived.


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Natural History Museum seeks designers to help boost donations

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

London’s Natural History Museum is looking for a design team to help it boost donations from visitors.


BBC seeks new Digital Services roster

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 | By Tom Banks

The BBC has started the process for expressions of interest and application for its new Digital Services roster.


Stoke Council tenders for graphic design framework

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is seeking to appoint up to five consultancies to a four-year graphic design framework worth around £200 000.



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Top trends from the 2014 Milan Furniture Fair

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 | By Mariel Brown and Karen Rosenkranz

Seymourpowell’s Mariel Brown and Karen Rosenkranz present their key pieces.


Six design schemes to improve children's lives Video

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 | By Tom Banks

Six projects have been given £41 000 each in the latest stage of the Design Council’s Knee High Design Challenge


Top tips for talking about your work

Tue, 8 Apr 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Cheltenham Design Festival provided some great examples of how to present your work to an audience.



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Wally Olins dies aged 83

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Olins was described as ‘insatiably curious, infectiously charming and occasionally infuriatingly impatient’.


What makes a successful design team?

Tue, 1 Apr 2014 | By David Godber

Elmwood David Godber has worked client-side, in-house and for agencies. He talks to us about creative teams.


England's World Cup kit features Neville Brody typeface

Mon, 31 Mar 2014 | By Tom Banks

Brody says the pinstripe type has been inspired by the ‘intersection between flair and workmanlike reliability’.




Design Week Creative Survey 2013

The full results and analysis of our survey of award-winning design consultancies.


Why is design and creativity important to your organisation?

Fri, 13 Dec 2013

We speak to design and creative leads at big brands about what creativity means to them.


Winner's view - an interview with AKQA's James Hilton

Thu, 12 Dec 2013

We speak to James Hilton, chief creative officer at chart-topper AKQA, about his consultancy’s approach to creativity.


Big Mother

Raymond Lemstra’s Big Mother

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

The Dutch illustrator’s work is presented in large format…



What’s the biggest mistake you’ve ever made?

Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Tales of woe including unpaid cheques, sweary file names and wedding-invitation typos.

How do you build a great design team?

Thu, 10 Apr 2014

Elmwood group chief executive David Godber recently told us what he reckons makes an ‘amazing’ design team. What do you think does?

What is the best-designed football kit?

Thu, 3 Apr 2014 | By Tom Banks

With Neville Brody working on the England World Cup strip, we ask designers for their favourite kits.



By Yard Sale Project

Furniture beyond utility

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 | By Tom Banks

A new exhibition Welcome to the Material Mind will look to show concepts by artist-makers which sit between the camps of art and furniture.

Henryk Tomaszewski, Citizen Kane.

Graphic design and animation highlights from Kinoteka Video

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 | By Emily Gosling

The 12th edition of the Polish Film Festival boasts some great poster design, animation and artistic filmmaking.

Bubi Au Yeung

Ten years of Pictoplasma

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 | By Lisa Hassell

The character design conference and festival is returning to Berlin next week.




The Design Week Awards - critiquing and celebrating great design Video

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

We find out what the judges thought of the entries this year, and look ahead to the Awards night - hosted by Adam Buxton.

The Review Show's panellists discuss design

Why can’t design shine on TV?

Thu, 3 Apr 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

TV commissioners need to be braver and more ambitious in their coverage of design.

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Rapha - building a brand through creativity Video

Fri, 28 Mar 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Design Week is hosting a session at Advertising Week Europe looking at the story of cycling brand Rapha.




Building Samsung design in the UK

Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Former Samsung Design Europe creative director Clive Goodwin tells us about building the UK design team.

No.1 Angel identity and signage, by Shaw Skerm

How to win work on your own terms

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 | By John Scarrott

The DBA’s John Scarrott talks to consultancy Shaw+Skerm about the guidelines they set themselves for winning work.


Ten mistakes designers make

Wed, 9 Apr 2014 | By Asa Cook

Design Bridge creative director Asa Cook presents the top ten mistakes designers make. (And by designers, he means himself…)


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