Lambie-Nairn has turned to Aardman to create the character that completes its channel identity for BBC3, which went on air on Sunday. Design Week exclusively revealed the BBC3 logo last year, but these animations by Aardman’s Stefan Marjoram bring the youth strand’s values to life, says Lambie-Nairn executive creative director Gary Holt. Exhibiting ‘traits from tough and likeable to impulsive, sweet and mischievous’, the ‘blob’ is intended to ‘act as the intermediary between the audience and the BBC’, says Holt.
Organised by file sharing service Loop.gl, London Loop will see work by designers and other creatives displayed in public spaces all over the city.
Bad News is a new research project from the University of Cambridge and Dutch media company Drog, which aims to help the public spot misinformation on their social media feeds
Discussed at this year’s Design Indaba, Netherlands-based design graduate Tomo Kihara has created a product that aims to spark conversation between homeless people and passers-by.
Curated by Sea Design, the exhibition focuses on the geometric identity created by consultancy Roundel, which was used on British Rail’s freight trains in the 1980s and 1990s.