CBS is set to launch its first non-US channels, with design by Kemistry. In a tie-up with Chello Zone, CBS will launch three new stations on Sky on 16 November. Kemistry refers back to CBS’s ‘golden age’ of programming in the 1960s and 1970s for its branding, promos and idents. ‘These days, the budgets aren’t massive and you can’t afford big cinematic sequences, so the branding has to work much harder,’ says Kemistry’s creative director on the project Craig Hadley.
Having won an award for services to design education, we chat to the designer about why craft isn’t as important as we might think, and why recycling is a con.
Design Partners has unveiled a wearable heart monitor vest, which aims to provide a more comfortable experience and deliver more accurate data.
The opening of the exhibition coincides with the upcoming COP26 climate conference, and interrogates how design can tackle the critical problem of waste.
We speak to baton designer Laura Nyahuye about the work behind the project and how her Zimbabwean heritage influenced the design.