The budget last week was a good one for the design industry, pundits say. Design Council chief executive Andrew Summers says, “Two features which are especially welcome are the proposed extension of tax credit for research and development from small companies to all companies, and the tax relief on intellectual property and intangible assets.”
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.