The Type Directors Club of New York is awarding Colin Brignall its medal of excellence this week for three decades of contribution to typeface design. His career has cast him in the role of designer, art director and type researcher at the International Typeface Corporation and Letraset.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.