A fourth-year student on Glasgow School of Art’s visual communications course, Andrea McCrindle, has won a competition to design a family of identities for London- and Glasgow-based TV company, Ideal World. Judges, including actor Robbie Coltrane, architect Sir Richard Rogers, Channel 4’s Stuart Cosgrove, TV presenter Muriel Gray and incoming Design Museum director Alice Rawsthorn, commended the identity for its use of the word ‘idea’ within the name ‘Ideal World’. McCrindle wins a work placement at the TV company and an Apple G4 Cube. The identity launches in a month.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.