The Crafts Council has shortlisted five sets of designers for its £15 000 Jerwood Applied Arts Prize, which will be awarded on 13 September. The winning entry will be selected from: Tom Dixon; Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby; El Ultimo Grito; Jim Partridge; and Shin and Tomoko Azumi.
The project, which centres around an updated “WB” shield, aims to lay the groundwork for the company’s future ahead of its centenary in 2023.
The updated international logo is a “true reflection of the Dutch mentality” and is central to a brand strategy based around openness, inventiveness and inclusivity.
The redesign aims to attract “new, younger and more culturally diverse audiences” to the 118-year-old magazine, while avoiding confusion with The Times newspaper.
Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries spans over 500 years of medical objects.