Vicky Ambery-Smith drew inspiration for this brooch design from the penguin pool at London Zoo, but will her solitary penguin remain teetering on its perch through the slings and arrows of a brooch’s life? Animals seem to be an inspiration for jewellery designers – Malcolm Appleby designed a trinket version of his three-legged cat – for Shining Through, an exhibition at the Crafts Council’s London Gallery from 29 June to 30 July.
Curated by Sea Design, the exhibition focuses on the geometric identity created by consultancy Roundel, which was used on British Rail’s freight trains in the 1980s and 1990s.
Rethinking Urban Mobility has been conducted by companies including Arup and the London Transport Museum, and looks at the impact of developments in transport such as self-driving cars on cities
Last week, we wrote about a series of long-lost Suffragette posters used to fight for women’s right to vote and work in the early 20th century. Now, we ask designers
The graphics of clubbing has been celebrated in a new book by designer Rick Banks. Now, designers reflect on their favourite nightclub identities from over the decades.