No excuses for thinking fresh design graduates are wet behind the ears when it comes to ideas. This press ad created by Central St Martins final year graphics student Andrew Croasdale won a “pitch” set up by illustrious fashion designer Paul Smith to extol design’s virtues to British business, beating fellow students and a couple of design groups to the prize (a Paul Smith T-shirt, of course). The design groups? No less than Lewis Moberly and Saatchi & Saatchi Design.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.