Oki-ni opens its first concept store in London in September with interiors by 6A and an identity by Fuel. Oki-ni, which means thank you in Japanese Osaka dialect, will be selling limited edition items from brands such as Evisu, Fake London, Levi’s and Adidas. The interiors have been designed with none of the conventional retail landmarks. Materials used are felt, recycled timber and stove-enamelled steel.
Illustrator and designer Ben Tallon looks at how rising tuition fees are deterring budding creative students, and asks whether short courses could be just as valuable.
The organisation’s ongoing Design in the Public Sector programme will focus on addressing lifestyle issues such as smoking through prevention methods as part of a 16-week course.
The campaign has been branded by Cog Design and set up by two arts organisations, and aims to help artists and designers travel for work after the UK leaves the
The commercial property brand has been given a new visual identity by Pollitt & Partners, centred around a stripped back cornerstone symbol.