Sixteen designers have created an anthology showcasing the look and feel of every decade of the past 150 years, which launches at London’s Artomatic Gallery. Editor Corin Langton says each designer was given a decade, starting from 1850, and a double-page spread (1950-59 by Will Sweeney pictured). An extra artist was recruited to depict the future. Only 500 copies of the book, which is not for sale, have been printed. It celebrates printer Butler & Tanner’s 150th year.
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.