Melding nature and technology, Digit’s Typographic Tree, first seen at last year’s Institute of Contemporary Arts digital festival What Do You Want To Do With It, is to sprout at the Watermans gallery in Brentford next month. The installation, part of Digit’s ongoing Feed project, explores the dynamic relationship of input and output between people and computers. Users can control every aspect of the tree’s growth by speaking or singing into a mushroom-shaped microphone. The images twist with rising and falling tones, while louder voices cause sudden blooms. The design is on show from 15 January to 10 February 2003.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.