Smallfry has come up with an innovative method of keeping self-important corporate bosses in check during brainstorming sessions. The Equalizer is a tongue-in-cheek executive toy designed to keep the bosses’ tongues from permanently wagging, by tracking talkers and aiming a barrage of soft foam balls at over-critical loudmouths. It sounds like an ideal way of silencing politicians. Just don’t put it anywhere near John ‘Two Jabs’ Prescott.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.