The 21st Royal Mail special Stamps Yearbook, designed by GBH, launches this week. The 64-page book showcases this year’s Special Stamp issues, including works by Zafar and Barbara Baran for the Royal Horticultural Society’s 200th anniversary, and Atelier Works’ Crimean War Stamps featuring Robert Howlett’s war portraits (spread pictured). This year’s book, the result of a six-month collaboration between GBH and Royal Mail, includes several new elements. Written by design writer Fay Sweet, the yearbook also features specially commissioned imagery.
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This year’s A-level results indicate a 3% drop in students accepted onto art and design undergraduate courses, down by over 1,500 people.
The print designs for Eduardo Paolozzi’s multi-coloured mosaic tiles, which were almost destroyed in 2015, are to be auctioned this week in his hometown, Edinburgh.
A patent filed by the Google-owned autonomous vehicle company shows how sensors in its cars could be used to detect a collision with a pedestrian or cyclist, and soften the