Multidisciplinary consultancy Designers Front has designed an immersive reading environment which has appeared in Spitalfields Market in time for the paper-back launch of David Mitchell’s The Thousand Autumn’s of Jacob de Zoet, published today. Designers Front has worked with Sam Hill Design and Jail Make to realise the project which sees eighteenth century Japan imagined […]
The Eden Project, which celebrates its tenth anniversary today, is in talks to create further Edens in different locations around the world.
The University for the Creative Arts has had its annual central Government funding slashed by 7.8 per cent in the latest round of grant allocations from the Higher Education Funding Council for England.
Tangent One has branded and is designing an online presence for wholesaler Gardeners Books’ new venture The Hive, which is aiming to increase customer awareness of high street bookshops.
London-based children’s initiative Design Camp is seeking funding, following cuts that look to put the future of the scheme in danger.
Blacksheep interior design consultancy is designing the interiors for Jamie’s Italian restaurant at the new Westfield Stratford City shopping centre, set to open in east London in September. The consultancy was appointed to the project in January, having created interiors for Jamie’s Italian at the original Westfield London and Birmingham sites. It is currently working […]
Cada has created a retail marketing campaign for Roast, the British food specialist outlet, which will pilot at the Westfield London site. Cada has worked with Roast for more than a year, having created the entire concept for the Westfield outlet, including interior design, retail graphics and packaging. It has also designed a kiosk for […]
Lethal has developed a campaign for British Music at the South by Southwest music industry festival in Texas. British Music, a trade partnership that includes UK Trade & Industry, BPI and Performing Rights Society for Music, looks to showcase UK acts. Its activity at SXSW will be focused through the British Music Embassy (pictured), a […]
Radford Wallis has rebranded brain disorder charity The National Hospital Development Foundation as The National Brain Appeal. The charity raises money for projects at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London, which is a world leader in research and treatment of brain disorders such as multiple sclerosis and epilepsy. Radford Wallis was appointed […]
Rugby Union club Bath Rugby has appointed Positive as digital partner to help the club review its digital strategy and services. The consultancy was one of ten invited to submit proposals and has come through a second round of pitching to win the contract. The appointment follows a change of ownership at the club and […]
High-end airport lounges offer international travellers a haven where they can escape from the stresses of air travel. Tom Banks looks at some of the latest developments and considers the future of lounge design
The Royal Society of Arts is developing its Design & Rehabilitation initiative following a workshop which attempted to educate people with spinal cord injuries in design principles to increase their resourcefulness and self-reliance. The project stems directly from RSA director of design Emily Campbell’s 2009 Design & Society manifesto (DW 23 July 2009), which proposed […]