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.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.