Multimedia designers and producers keen to escape grey London skies could do worse than attend the upcoming CGIX 99 – European Computer Graphics And Imaging Event – conference and exhibition being held from 3-6 February in Barcelona. The four days each focus on different aspects of CGI work, including online (5 February) and games/Interactive (6 February). Speakers include SohoNet chairman Neil Harris, Macromedia’s Tony Tucker and AntiRom’s Luc Penrell. Get more info from the website at www.cgix-eu.com or telephone 01923 690663.
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