In a wild tangent that any media-savvy politician attempting to survive a Jeremy Paxman interview with an ounce of self-respect would be proud of, Glazer has been inspired by randomness for its local Transport for London guides. Explaining its off-the-wall thinking behind the leaflets, Glazer designer Clare Brittle uses south London as an example. ‘Michael Caine grew up in Walworth so we featured close-up photography of gold bullion to represent one of his most famous roles in the movie The Italian Job,’ she explains. That reminds me, I must pick up some asparagus on the way home…
Design studio The Team has given the charity a new identity centred around the equals symbol, in a bid to highlight its aim to make the UK a better place
The festival, which will run in October and is focusing on the work of pioneering female authors, is now in its 12th year and has been given a new look
As the V&A becomes the hub for the London Design Festival for the 10th time, we take a closer look at the installations, displays and talks happening throughout the week
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director John Spencer, says jargon and bullshit are getting in the way of people understanding and valuing design.