The first prize in this year’s Braun Prize for young designers has been awarded to Jens Andersson from the Institute of Design, Umea University, Sweden. His product design, Rescue Buoy, is a swimming robot designed to monitor hazardous seas and alert coastguards to potential rescue situations.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.
As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask
News organisation the Guardian has relaunched its weekly paper, transforming it into a magazine in a bid to engage readers all over the world and highlight its “in-depth journalism”.