More than 30 illustrators have been shortlisted for the second Society of Artists Agents Illustration Awards, which will see winning work exhibited on London Underground platforms, and a prize of £3000. The shortlist includes Richard Allen, Lee Hasler and Gillian Blease (work pictured). All shortlisted work will be exhibited at London’s Transport Museum from 28 January to 14 March. The winner will be announced on 27 January.
As the year draws to a close, here is our pick of festive and not-so-festive design events that are not to be missed in December.
Illustration-led puzzle companies speak with us about how they have capitalised on a market which has been supercharged by pandemic lockdowns and a desire to “switch off”.
From colour charting the Beach Boys to a characterful pet food rebrand, these were some of our favourite projects from the past month.
Nine designers have been recognised with the accolade, which is awarded each year by the RSA and has previously included James Dyson and Vivienne Westwood.