The founder of New York’s School of Visual Arts, Silas H Rhodes, has died, aged 91. He leaves behind an impressive legacy as the co-founder of the ground-breaking SVA, (formerly the Cartoonists’ and Illustrators’ School), as creative director of the Visual Arts Press and as the author of numerous articles for Graphis and the Society of Illustrators Annual.
The sale of the independent brand consultancy will see it retain its creative independence and management, while it has also revealed plans to expand to Shanghai.
The car manufacturer’s I.D Buzz Microbus bears a striking resemblance to is original camper van made popular during the 1960s Hippie era, but is now all-electric.
The annual design festival is back for its fifth edition this October, and will feature Pentagram partner Naresh Ramchandani, Buzzcocks’ record sleeve designer Malcolm Garrett and an exhibition on Lucienne
A patent filed by the company reveals a mobile with thermal elements embedded into the screen, which would heat it up and fill any cracks if it became damaged.