The Chartered Society of Designers has appointed six new council members. They are: BT design manager David Mercer, BDG McColl chairman Stephen Hitchins, John Sermon Associates founder John Sermon, Gerrard & Medd principal David Gerrard, BAA group design manager Stephen Challis and SmithKline Beecham head of creative design Harry Flewitt.
Organised by file sharing service Loop.gl, London Loop will see work by designers and other creatives displayed in public spaces all over the city.
Bad News is a new research project from the University of Cambridge and Dutch media company Drog, which aims to help the public spot misinformation on their social media feeds
Discussed at this year’s Design Indaba, Netherlands-based design graduate Tomo Kihara has created a product that aims to spark conversation between homeless people and passers-by.
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.