10 January 2002

Bluewave chooses to identify site

Bluewave has developed the identity for the You Choose website, which goes live this week. The You Choose initiative is intended to raise awareness of HIV testing for gay males in London and the south-east. The project is a joint venture between the Victoria Clinic for Sexual Health and GlaxoSmithKline. The look and feel of […]

Japan: Gateway to the Future

Japan: Gateway to the Future will open at the Science Museum on 1 February featuring the latest advances in Japanese science and technology. Display International is creating the shell of the exhibition. Claritas Marketing has created promotional leaflets that will also be used as in-gallery information. The private view invitations for the show were created […]

HMI appoints creative head

Holmes & Marchant International has filled its vacant creative director’s chair, after more than a year of looking, with former Tutssels Enterprise IG creative director of consumer brands Nick Hanson.

Digest

National Gallery News relaunches in February as two separate publications; a monthly calendar of events and a triannual season guide, with design carried out in-house.

Imperial Ware Museum North

In 2001, Agenda pitched in a tender for exhibitions work in the Daniel Libeskind-designed new Imperial War Museum North. It opens this summer in Trafford, near Manchester, and is part of a family that includes the London Imperial War Museum, HMS Belfast, the Cabinet War Rooms and Duxford Museum. In the pitch, the consultancy persuaded […]

Sainsbury’s repacks low-fat range

Parker Williams has revamped packaging for Sainsbury’s entire Be Good to Yourself range, which launched last week. The consultancy, which is on Sainsbury’s packaging roster, was briefed to evolve the range in line with consumers’ taste aspirations. Design work stretches across approximately 400 products. Sainsbury’s says it is renewing its focus on own-label packaging, and […]

Digest

Block Architects is designing what is claimed to be the first major exhibition on concrete, which runs from 26 March to 25 May at the Royal Institute of British Architects Gallery. Graphic Thought Facility is designing graphics for the exhibition. Hardcore! charts the development of concrete from its first appearance in the ancient world through […]

Two design courses will boycott New Designers

Two furniture design courses are boycotting the Business Design Centre’s New Designers show in July and setting up a rival exhibition near London’s Business Design Centre. Students on the contemporary furniture course at Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College and the furniture-related product design course at Kingston University say the move is in response to New Designers’ […]

Digest

Smith & Milton is designing the packaging for luxury food store and restaurant Villandry’s first own-brand range, which is scheduled to launch in spring.

Future Date

The Stockholm Furniture Fair and Lighting 2002 take place from 6-10 February. The latest trends in Scandinavian design can be seen at the show, alongside around 50 special events including an exhibition at design centre Svensk Form featuring the best of young Swedish design. Contact: www.gotostockholm. com for further details.

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