Although we said we’d seen the last of the mystery men, Design Week came across a photograph so classic we couldn’t resist an encore. Quite clearly of its time, the photograph captures our young hero working up initial concepts for the now-ubiquitous Yuletide mainstay – the common Christmas tree. Since then he has risen to become creative director of a highly respected consultancy, enjoying a close union with another of similar standing. If you recognise the man in question, fax us on 0171-970 4165.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.