We can only hope that readers are more prompt when meeting deadlines set by clients than when meeting those set by Design Week. Desperate telephone enquiries received here left the nagging suspicion that many had not picked up a pen to complete the Top 100 Survey until the day it had to be handed in. Surely in the Nineties designers don’t respond to clients’ briefs like that? Then again…
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.