The British Council has appointed a new graphic design roster, but is warning consultancies that they may not receive any work until next year because of Government spending cuts.
Men’s retailer Moss is undergoing a rebrand led by Household.
The UK Design & Skills Alliance is dropping the word ’skills’ from its name and has announced a new advisory board chaired by David Worthington, as it prepares to broaden its remit.
Pizza Express has appointed Ab Rogers Design to create the interiors of its Richmond restaurant.
Branding group Heavenly has bought personal branding consultancy Be A Brand.
’Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery,’ so the saying goes, but how do you pay tribute to one of the most iconic album covers of the 1970s? To honour the late illustrator, cartoonist and designer Ray Lowry, 30 artists have produced new artworks interpreting his cover for The Clash’s London Calling. Lowry created a […]
The best briefs don’t always come from clients. Designer Gavin Thomson outlines the genesis of his own brand, from concept to point-of-sale
As computer-aided design technology becomes ever more powerful and efficient, threatening the very existence of traditional model-making crafts, Design Week explores how different model-making techniques can be combined to shape a product prototype
There’s much more to Swiss design than mere minimalism, as Anna Richardson discovers – the next generation of designers, many making their mark over here, are experimenting with looser, more varied and more collaborative approaches
Using graphics as a way to work in many different fields, this quirkily named studio is building its eclectic portfolio through an integrated approach and long-standing relationships with clients. Anna Richardson talks to its founders
What was your favourite magazine when you were growing up, and why?
Good to see that those made-up characters in advertising campaigns do actually exist… and good to see that Harriet Devoy [creative director, marketing communications EMEIA for Apple] gets a quick response from her team. Or was I just watching that iPhone 4 video [pictured] far too closely? Oliver Salway, Softroom, by e-mail