The reissue of Barcelona Plates – written by Alexei Sayle – under the Sceptre 21 publishing imprint, has won the book cover illustration category at the Victoria & Albert Museum awards. Illustrated by Paul Bower and designed in-house by Mark Read, the book was part of a design project recently completed at the art department of parent company Hodder & Stoughton.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.
The Nottinghamshire forest best known for its association with make-believe rogue and hero Robin Hood has had a revamp, with a new visitor centre, branding and wayfinding centred around environment
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.