The Science Museum has commissioned Red Kite New Media to produce software for a network of 30 interactive kiosks developed to help visitors to the gallery. A 3D plan will plot the quickest route to a destination, and provide summaries of events and talks taking place. It will be available in six languages.
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.