Thank Christ that’s over, eh? The season of goodwill gives way to the season of gloom, cold and sleet and it’s ages until the next Bank Holiday. But before Christmas ’94 becomes past, a big thank you to all who sent cards. As usual they ranged from awful turkeys to brilliant stars, but none was quite so arresting as that from design and marketing consultancy Blues – in cahoots with little-known Studio Roberto. Living up to its name, the Blues team donned stockings that Santa might have difficulty recognising as ye olde Christmas paraphernalia. The result is a staggering 14 inches high (card, of course).
We recently wrote about a long-lost Albanian alphabet, discovered by a university student from Kosovo. Now, typographers and graphic designers tell us about their favourite scripts, from Arabic ones
Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill has created the Saatchi Suite where visitors can experience and purchase the art and design which has been curated within the space.
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”.