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.
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.