It was like something out of Gangs of New York in Clerkenwell Green last week, only with snowballs for cudgels. EHS Brann vicechairman Phil Jones was coming back from lunch at La Rochetta with his creative director Patrick Collister when the pair where caught in the crossfire of a ‘major snowball fight’ between the Design Bridge mob and some louts at Landor Associates. Ah, they’re mean streets, London’s EC1, mean streets.
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
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