Winning the Queen’s Award for Enterprise Overseas is the culmination of a long process. Raj Wilkinson looks back over his consultancy’s path to success
Design Bridge’s new safer pint glass will hopefully make going to the pub a safer and more pleasurable experience. What’s your favourite pub, and why?
It comes as no surprise to hear that London and its surrounding counties are the UK’s creative epicentre. But a new mapping experiment – published last week by the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts – also reveals which types of creative business cluster together and where. Nesta hopes that this fine-grained information […]
Holmes & Marchant has branded a new range of premium cava for Spanish wine house Freixenet. The group came up with the name, brand identity and packaging designs for the Elyssia range, which is being launched next month.
Paul Catherall has created a limited-edition print of the Royal Festival Hall on London’s South Bank. With a run of 75 copies, it is available from the Southbank Centre shop.
Jaime Hayon is painting the 2m-high ceramic chess pieces which will feature in his Tournament installation for Trafalgar Square as part of London Design Festival. The installation will be in situ from 19-23 September.
Brandopus has redesigned the Clover brand for client Dairy Crest. The design aims to elevate the distinctive nature of the clover symbol, giving it a more intrinsic role within the identity. The consultancy has worked with Dairy Crest for around 18 months, and has also redesigned its Country Life butter. The new Clover brand will […]
When Russ Meyer made his ‘nudie-cutie’ picture The Immoral Mr Teas in 1959, he probably didn’t expect that it would be recognised as the start of a whole new film genre – sexploitation – or that its 50th anniversary would be celebrated at a prestigious national film theatre. But the BFI Southbank’s new season merely […]
Do you know, I think this is just about the best tenner’s worth available in design right now. Max Fraser’s London Design Guide is detailed, catholic in its tastes, properly designed in itself, well written, undoubtedly a labour of love…. shall I go on?