The Design Council is set to name its new Council members this week. Among the organisation’s influx of new advisors are Barclays marketing director Jim Hytner, former Selfridges chief executive Peter Williams, former head of policy at 10 Downing Street Geoff Mulgan, Nesta chief executive Jonathan Kestenbaum and Ascot Racecourse commercial director Janet Walker.
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.