‘A pink feather to tickle your fancy, a condom to play it safe or a pair of cherry lips to kiss your desire?’ offers Still Waters Run Deep, which enclosed these items in vacuum packs for Valentine’s Day and sold them for 5.95 each at the Design Museum shop.’The idea came from our Christmas cards, which were vacuum-packed Christmas cake, so we decided to take an unusual approach to Valentine’s Day,’ says Still Waters client services director Peter Mills.The group is now brainstorming for Mothering Sunday and Easter.
Creative director Jenny Theolin has launched a new platform that will name studios which treat their junior employees well based on “positive” reviews, rather than a “black-list” that shames companies.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.
A new research project by Thomas.Matthews and students from the RCA is aiming to “continue the conversation” about sustainability in the publishing industry.