Typography pioneer P Scott Makela has died from a rare illness. Makela created images for print and film, including music promos for, among others, Miles Davis, 10 000 Maniacs and Michael Jackson. He had also presented lectures for The Typographic Circle in the UK.
The Design Council will work with the Mayor’s office to seek out and develop “innovation teams” to help the city bounce back from Covid.
Special Projects has designed the Moving Buttons concept, which could allow 50 people to use a screen every hour without touching the same spot.
Shift Agency will allow past and present students of the Shift education programme to work on client briefs and add to their portfolio.
Following the news of Bruce Blackburn’s passing at the age of 82, we look back on how the ubiquitous red logo was developed.