International lighting company Emess has published its 1994 annual report, designed for the third year running by Four IV. Emess, which owns commercial and architectural lighting company Marlin, saw turnover rise by 11 per cent to Ãº145.1m and pre-tax profits jump 60 per cent to Ãº6.4m. The report features a wraparound cover shot of a Marlin installation, the Michael Hopkins-designed Inland Revenue building in Nottingham. `It has a Jules Verne feel,’ says Four IV partner and the report’s designer Andy Bone.
We speak with Christina Koehn about how a team of 2000 designers works effectively and the challenges of designing ubiquitous, mass market products for a wide range of users.
The VMLY&R design team talks us through the tournament identity and its “typeface without borders”, which was crafted with inclusivity in mind.
We take a tour with Ralph Applebaum Associates, which designed the Second World War Gallery and Casson Mann which has designed the Holocaust Gallery.
The solar-powered pods can travel by raised or on-road tracks, carry 16 passengers at once and can be booked via an Uber-style app.