There is still no word on the replacement of either Design Council chairman John Sorrell or Design Council design and communications director Sean Blair. Sorrell, due to step down at the end of last year, accepted an invitation to stay in office until the end of March, while Blair left late last year to launch a virtual consultancy. A Design Council spokesman says: ‘There are a number of names in the frame’ for the chairmanship, but nobody certain at this stage.
We’re thrilled to announce the shortlisted projects which will be vying for a coveted Design Week Award on 26 June at the Tower of London.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.
Kempinski, which was founded in Berlin in 1897, is Europe’s oldest five-star hotel group, and has been given a new visual identity by Paris-based studio Work in Progress.