Nottingham is to receive an inner city arts centre next year, after planning permission was granted for the £3.7m scheme by Nottingham City Council. Architecture and interiors for the New Art Exchange building are by Hawkins Brown, with funding from the Arts Council England. Local designers and artists, including Sutapa Biswas and Hew Iocke, have also been consulted over aspects of the design.
As part of our series looking at up-and-coming creatives, we speak with freelance illustrator Kristyna Baczynski about how her Ukrainian heritage inspired her to make a graphic novel, why she
This year, the showcase of up-and-coming designers’ work challenges everything from ‘manspreading’ and loneliness in older people, to sustainability and smart phone addiction.
Norway’s capital has been rebranded by design consultancy Creuna, which aims to strengthen links between the municipality and its citizens.
Illustrators and designers including Quentin Blake, Frith Kerr and Antony Gormley have interpreted the number 30 for the museum’s birthday.