Those chaps at Heard Design need cheering up. The team has got together to show off its graphic design skills in response to the brief: ‘If you each had 48 hours to design a beermat that makes you happy, what would you do?’ One member clearly enjoys getting naked and making shaving foam beards, and babies obviously swing it for another. But we’re worried about DÃ¶rte, whose idea of happiness is the back of an old man’s head in front a green door. Why?
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.