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…
Design experts met at Clerkenwell Design Week to look at the nuances of diversity and inclusion, how to embrace them and why they make business sense.
A four-day week can lead to afternoon epiphanies and an improved life-work balance, though there are complexities for designers considering the transition.
An inclusive photography feature from Google scooped one of the top prizes at this year’s celebration.
Bold colours and a new typeface replace the previous branding’s more traditional, muted style.