British Shoe is strengthening its in-house graphics department. The group, which owns brands including Shoe Express and Dolcis, is currently recruiting a third designer for its team and has plans to expand further. British Shoe plans to continue using outside groups currently working with the group. ‘We are still working with design consultancies and plan to carry on doing so,’ says British Shoe design executive Stephen Smith.
The cultural festival will take place between March and October in 2022, and features high profile commissions involving the likes of Assemble and Dr Nelly Ben Hayoun.
The new “simplified” designs have been influenced by audience research showing that the BBC’s previous look was “old fashioned”.
Mother Design New York has developed the brand, which launches alongside refurbished interiors from consultancy Yabu Pushelberg.
As Expo 2020 opens in the Middle East, we run down some of our favourite pavilions – featuring DIY spaceships and the world’s largest passenger lift.