Parker Baines has designed the British Tourist Authority’s on-line image library, www.britainonview.com, which launches this week. Thinkdigital Solutions designed the backend systems for the site, which holds a database of some 23 000 photographs, selected from the BTA’s library of over 200 000 images that can be viewed and ordered over the Web. The selection is designed to highlight the diversity of experience that Britain has to offer. The site features photographs from leading names, such as Adam Woolfit, Jerry Harper and Julien Nieman.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.