It’s no mean feat to complete a marathon, as Bryan Edmondson, director at SEA Design, discovered when he didn’t. He was only yards from the finishing line of this year’s London Marathon when he passed out on the tarmac. Dehydration was the cause, and Edmondson spent the next four hours plugged into a drip. A bit gutting when it was all in aid of “charidy”. Not to be out done by a lack of fluid, Edmondson has taken to the streets again this weekend. However, this time his sights are set on a more accommodating finishing line, as this race is a half-marathon.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.