Garrard, the British jeweller and house of the Crown Jeweller, is displaying seven items designed by Royal College of Art students at its flagship store located in central London, following a competition to create a luxury item that would appeal to Garrard’s clientele. The brief was to create an object that had to be produced commercially, which could be used either for functionality at the home or for personal adornment. The designs range from coasters (right) by Carla Nuis to a bag (left) by Barbara Paleka. The winner will be announced on 15 April and takes home a £4000 prize.
The independent music and arts festival based in Wales is in its 16th year, and celebrates its non-corporate ethos by commissioning a different illustrator annually to create its look and
The Association of Illustrators recently launched its #priceitright campaign, to encourage creatives to demand the right fees – the organisation shares its advice for freelancers.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.