Thirty graphic designers, including Julian House, Tom Hingston, Graphic Thought Facility, Foundation 33, Mason Wells, Eine and Robert del Naja, have taken part in a poster-art project, Ilikeprinting, organised by Artomatic. The aim of the project is to celebrate the culture of printed graphics and each designer was invited to use a variety of materials to create a distinctive and desirable image. Original A2 screenprints, priced at £55, will be available in limited editions at Artomatic’s store, on its website, www.artomatic.co.uk, and at its Selfridges concession from 15 May to 15 July.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.