Acclaimed photographer Wolfgang Tillmans presented Ania Dabrowska with the first prize in this year’s Observer Hodge Photographic Award for her portfolio ‘Freedom is a big word: South Africa 2003’ (pictured). Which is more than he did with the runners up. The student winners in particular were absent ‘on shoots’ and each sent along a bemused friend to collect their gongs. It wouldn’t happen at the Oscars.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
A report on the potential impact of plain food and drink packaging, Pantone’s purple hued colour of the year and Mini’s new, monochrome logo – the news from the last