The SS Great Britain, the world’s first iron ocean-going ship, has won the £100 000 Gulbenkian Prize for museums and galleries. Relaunched last July, the steam ship is docked at her birthplace in Bristol’s Great Western Dockyard. Brunel’s design was described as ‘visual poetry’ by the judges.
Children’s book illustration student Viola Wang has scooped this year’s top prize, beating over 80 other entrants.
As the production designer works on last-minute preparations for the Brits, we speak to her about creating sets for the likes of Coldplay and One Direction, mastering the skill of
New research has found that while 30,000 students graduated from design courses between 2012-2013 and 2015-2016, only a quarter ended up going into “highly skilled” design jobs.
We Launch has redesigned the branding to “change the stigma” associated with the sports, which have now been brought together under one organisation.