We were taken aback this week, on receiving a package marked ‘Instant Facelift Enclosed’. How terribly rude. This ‘facelift’ turned out to be a head-sized paper bag with eye and mouth holes cut in one side. It was created by Tequila Manchester as a bit of branding to promote International Paper UK’s new product to the commercial print sector. On donning the Presentation bag, we were invited to witness a silky smooth surface, blinding brightness and stunning contrast. Envelopes are available to accessorise.
As Bauhaus celebrates its centenary, we look at how its endurance can be explained by some simple yet powerful principles.
Plaything, created by Will Anderson and Niall Tessier-Lavigne, will let gamers take on the role of both “designer and player” by creating their own characters.
As part of our series looking at alternative jobs in design studios, we speak to Sam Pollen, head of digital writing at Reed Words, about how he got to where
New Pentagram partner Yuri Suzuki gives us an insight into his highly experimental work ahead of a talk he will give at Design Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa, later