Pentagram’s Christmas card came in useful when playing Scrabble with Granny. Never afraid to be highbrow, the group sent out a booklet of obscure phobias – illustrated by famous faces. Keanu Reeves tells us ochophobia is fear of moving vehicles, Roy Scheider suggests selachophobia is fear of sharks and Pope John Paul II reminds us stygiophobia is fear of Hell. At least there’s no fear of Pentagram dumbing down.
South African annual design conference Design Indaba is just around the corner and we’ve picked out some of the most exciting talks to look out for.
LW Theatres has a new overarching brand, as well as unique sub-brands for the group’s six main London playhouses, which all have a typographic style influenced by the architecture of
As Bauhaus celebrates its centenary, we look at how its endurance can be explained by some simple yet powerful principles.
Plaything, created by Will Anderson and Niall Tessier-Lavigne, will let gamers take on the role of both “designer and player” by creating their own characters.