An exhibition, the Digital Aquarium, created by interactive designers Digit will be on view at the Design Museum Tank from 15 August to 17 September. Designed in conjunction with Motorola, the interactive exhibition uses 150 mobile phones, brought to life whenever a passer-by dials one of the numbers posted on the glass walls of the tank. The call starts a chain reaction as the signal travels from phone to phone creating the effect of fish swimming around as each mobile lights up, vibrates and rings in a programmed sequence.
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.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we