Heavy-handed sensationalism and victim stereotypes are avoided in Edit’s design of the Amnesty International UK 1998 annual review. Launched last week to coincide with the organisation’s human rights audit, it is Amnesty’s first annual review in four years. The London group themed the report ‘A year can make a world of difference’, and focused on case studies of people helped by Amnesty.
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.