Design Technology teacher Pan Panayiotou completed his fourth London marathon last month. Finishing the 26-mile course in four hours and seven minutes, Panayiotou, who raised 500 for the Teachers Benevolent Fund says conditions were ‘very hot and humid’. ‘I experienced “the wall” at 18 or 19 miles and it was really hard from then on in,’ he says. Panayiotou refuses to speculate about competing next year. ‘Ask me when I’ve forgotten what the pain feels like,’ he laughs.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.