The Business Design Centre’s New Designer of the Year award was won by Jon O’Neill of Nottingham Trent University for his animated short story about ‘the ideas and consequences concerning logical fatalism’. Dominic Jones, BDC managing director, judged and presented the award last week at the Centre’s New Designers exhibition of graduate work. O’Neill receives £2000, a year’s consultation from intellectual property lawyer Briffa and public relations advice from Victoria Murray PR. The runner-up was Paddy Mills, also from Nottingham Trent University, who receives £500 for his self-promotional poster.
Sam Jacob Studio has been commissioned to design the exhibition spaces and interiors of the new Cartoon Museum, and will work with graphic design studio Fraser Muggeridge to create a
Kin Design has created interactive installations for the Eden Project’s new permanent show Invisible Worlds, which delves into the fascinating stories of miniscule micro-organisms, and the impact humans have made
Research shows that over half of designers have been to university, compared to a third of the UK workforce on a whole. We chat to Hilary Chittenden, senior foundation manager
The design consultancy has rebranded the alcohol subscription service, which sends its members a surprise bottle of gin plus other goodies every month.