16 February 2006

Frayling to chair Designer of the Year

Professor Sir Christopher Frayling has been named as the chairman of the jury for this year’s Design Museum Designer of the Year Awards, following the departure of Alice Rawsthorn.The former

Camera obscura

Ahead of the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize announcement, all four of those shortlisted are set to show their work in an exhibition in London. John Stones takes a sneak preview

Thoroughly modern

The shadows of the great pioneers of the Modernist movement still lie heavily over design. With two major shows set to showcase their achievements, Rick Poynor evaluates Modernism’s legacy and

The art of showing off

Creating displays for very disparate or unusual subjects can prove an interesting challenge for exhibition designers. Pamela Buxton investigates how the issue was approached in three recent major exhibitions from

Tiger stripes by Design Bridge

Tiger Beer is poised to launch an identity and packaging design created by Design Bridge.The new-look Tiger Beer will reflect a more ‘modern, vibrant and dynamic packaging’ and is a

News in Pictures

London illustrator Rian Hughes has designed a splash for a special 200-page anthology edition of Image Comics’ NYC Mech graphic comic. The title is currently in production at the US

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