Research from the Office for National Statistics has shown that full-time graphic designers earn £25,900 annually, which is less than musicians, journalists and architects.
Designer Morag Myerscough, architect Alison Brooks and urban planner Mike Rawlinson have been given the award this year, while structural engineer Tristram Carfrae has been named as the master of
The Autumn Budget and its effect on designers, a peep into retailers’ Christmas windows and the Design Museum’s new show – the news from the last seven days.
The Future Starts Here explores the advantages and perils of ever-advancing technology and product design, from artificial intelligence to 3D-printing and cryogenic freezing.
A shrinking national economy is now a likely backdrop for the design industry – which despite having a proven track record for growth – has been neglected in this budget.
Find out how to access this year’s Top 100 and purchase your copy of the report, which ranks the 100 most successful independent UK design businesses.
BrandOpus has created the identity and packaging for Scrubd, which aims to reflect changing attitudes towards male grooming.
Partner Marina Willer has created the branding, exhibition space and two films for the new show, which delves into the history of the Italian car brand.
The development is the first commercial project from the car brand’s Mini Living offshoot, and will include apartments, workspaces and services such as car-sharing.
An upcoming exhibition at the University of Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries will highlight the origins of English graphic design as spearheaded by scribes, engravers and painters during this period.
Last week, we spoke to the author of a new book documenting the rise and fall of 1980s culture mag The Face, famously designed by Neville Brody. Now, designers
7-Inches for Planned Parenthood has released a compilation vinyl boxset featuring original work from the likes of designer Shepard Fairey and musician Björk to raise money for the charity.
Integrated packaging design specialist Equator Design shares advice on what it takes to stand out as a successful design consultancy in a competitive landscape and get known for it.
The cans feature the artist’s famous toucan and lobster illustrations, created during his four-decade-long association with the brand.
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Integrated packaging design specialist Equator Design, offers tips on how to keep new business coming through the door.
The company is claiming that it dismissed Conze in October for revealing confidential information, and has now filed a lawsuit against him.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
Stories of sexism in the industry, a £200,000 interiors redesign for the V&A Museum of Childhood and a nostalgic look at magazine The Face – the news from the last
Marina Willer has brought the travelling exhibition to life with colourful, storyboard style graphics, while Jody Hudson-Powell and Luke Powell have created a motion-controlled robot installation.
The Home Office says it will take 2,000 “talent” workers from overseas annually starting in 2018, but has placed greater emphasis on digital tech than art and culture.
Pearlfisher has redesigned the restaurant chain’s packaging for its takeaway service, with the aim of making it take up less space and enabling food to be shared more easily.
The museum is seeking design teams to restore its building in East London and reimagine the interiors, as part of a tender worth £200,000.
Pip is a portable gaming console that aims to make coding “fun” through teaching people how to create, customise and play retro games.
Managing director of Good and founder of Kerning the Gap Nat Maher has come across countless instances of sexual harassment and says it is time for the design industry to
Habitat’s design team is set for a shake-up that will see creative director Polly Dickens replaced by Kate Butler, who will become head of product design. Butler – who is
Creative group Makerversity has organised an event series exploring 21st century protest, and how design can be used as a tool to influence people and spread ideas.
Art director, designer and typographer Oliver worked with bands including Pixies and Cocteau Twins has given publisher Unit Editions access to his archive, which stretches back 40 years.
The designer was commissioned by the charity to create a linocut print of the 18th century bridge as part of a campaign to restore the world heritage site.
As part of a special focus on freelance designers, we share advice from industry figures such as Emily Forgot and Ben Tallon on how to be successful as a freelancer.
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