An exhibition at the National Library of Scotland’s John Murray Archive celebrates the private lives and ideas of some of the great writers and thinkers featured at the venue, who include Lord Byron, Jane Austen, Charles Darwin and David Livingstone. Created by Event Communications, the exhibition design focuses on the understanding that the ‘key to engagement is through the people whose writing the archive contains’.
In light of the upcoming December election, we asked design experts to deconstruct the six main political parties’ identities and election strategies.
The designer recalls how a serendipitous event led to him designing the Labour Party’s rose and transforming its visual identity in the 1980s.
University of the Arts London (UAL) offers vocational short courses such as interior design and others that offer a grounding in key skills such as service design.
If the trials are successful, the hubs – which offer everything from wine-tasting to make-up—will be rolled out country-wide.