London group NB: Studio has designed visual materials for the Elizabeth Taylor photography exhibition launching at London’s National Portrait Gallery next week. The show, a tribute to the life and work of Dame Elizabeth, includes rare photographs of the actress from the likes of Cecil Beaton and Andy Warhol. For promotional material NB:Studio chose a shot of Taylor as Cleopatra in the epic film Anthony and Cleopatra, taken by Bert Stern in 1962.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.