Together has designed the art book Earth, which showcases entrants to this year’s Prix Pictet. Published by teNeues, the cloth-bound volume features work from the 12 photographers who have been shortlisted for the 2009 prize, to be presented later this month. It launches on 6 October at the Purdy Hicks Gallery alongside a preview exhibition.The consultancy has been working with the international photography award since 2008.
The Bradford-based museum is looking at how faces are represented in the media.
Patrick Argent reflects on the multi-faceted career of the late Dennis Bailey RDI (1931-2016), one of Britain’s pioneering independent graphic designers.
The two architectural practices have been selected based on their proposal’s “innovative thinking” and sensitivity to the heritage of existing buildings.
This coming month you can read a new book on typography tips, go to an academic design festival in Copenhagen via Edinburgh Airport, where you’ll find a Scottish design exhibition…
Illustrator Johanna Basford is set to release a new colouring book for adults which looks to immerse its users in the depths of the jungle. Magical Jungle follows on from Basford’s other nature-based colouring books, including Lost Ocean, Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest. Colourers will encounter speckled tree frogs, hummingbirds, tigers, monkeys and treetops in the book, […]
Illustrator Poppy Chancellor has produced a book which shares the art of papercutting with readers. Published by Virgin Books, Cut it Out! features 30 unique papercut designs which encourages readers to cut them out, colour them in and use them for decoration at events such as weddings and birthdays. The patterns can also be traced […]
Textile designer Louise Evans – otherwise known as Felt Mistress – is set to release a new book which shows readers how to stitch their own elaborate monster toys. Evans is known for her eccentric toy designs, a selection of cute, furry characters, and also collaborations with other illustrators such as Jon Burgerman and Pete […]
Uniform has created an animated short film to mark the 50th anniversary of England winning the 1966 World Cup. The consultancy used the film to explore interesting stories and little known facts about the famous sporting event. It uses elements of 3D modelling, 2D animation and references Kodachrome colour footage from the day, to give […]
The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art’s chief designer, Marie d’Origny, has designed a new edition of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid, featuring illustrations by Yayoi Kusama. Most of the black and white illustrations are from Kusama’s Love Forever series, drawn between 2004 and 2007, but she has also produced several new pictures for the […]
The Designers Republic’s Ian Anderson has designed a poster for Odysseus Arms, as part of an ongoing series of 50 remade and remodelled works from TDRTM’s history. Digital Media: Never Before Have So Many Been Bullshitted by So Few About So Much is named after a quote from Saatchi London’s co-chief commercial officer, Paul Silburn. […]
HCWD Studio has launched a crowdfunding campaign for a modular coat rack designed to make hanging clothes more efficient. Y-Rack is made from stainless steel and zinc alloy, and can be assembled and reassembled to suit different storage needs. The coat rack’s hanging pattern has branch-like hangers resembling a tree, which spread out in a […]
The world’s largest collection of paper peepshows has been donated to the V&A under the Government’s Cultural Gifts Scheme. The collection of over 360 paper peepshows comes from 12 different countries and spans a 300-year period, covering historic events such as the coronation of Queen Victoria and Napoleon’s invasion of Moscow in 1812. They also […]