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.
Children’s book illustration student Viola Wang has scooped this year’s top prize, beating over 80 other entrants.
As the production designer works on last-minute preparations for the Brits, we speak to her about creating sets for the likes of Coldplay and One Direction, mastering the skill of
New research has found that while 30,000 students graduated from design courses between 2012-2013 and 2015-2016, only a quarter ended up going into “highly skilled” design jobs.
We Launch has redesigned the branding to “change the stigma” associated with the sports, which have now been brought together under one organisation.