Japanese horror films, manga and an ‘avenging samurai woman’ are the inspiration for a ‘pimped up’ Suzuki Swift car, which has been given a livery overhaul by Northampton graphic design and marketing communications consultancy Engine. The work was commissioned by MTV UK for its car makeover show Pimp My Ride UK and will feature in the programme on 21 May on MTV.
The Guardian redesigned in print and online, we spoke to Pentagram partner Michael Bierut and research found young people want creative jobs – the news from the last seven days.
The museum is set to open in September, and will include permanent galleries showcasing historical and current Scottish design and a temporary exhibition on the cultural impact of ocean liners.
The new permanent displays are part of a year-long, Department for Transport led initiative to get more young people to study engineering.
This month, an exhibition opened showcasing 20 years of Penguin Essentials. Now, designers tell us about their favourite editions of books with illustrated covers.