Richard Finmore, finance director of 35 Communications, passed away last Wednesday, 9 May, after a year-long fight against leukaemia. His colleagues at 35 paid tribute to him last week, describing him as ‘an ever-present support; Richard was bullish and direct, but was always completely honest and dependable’. He is survived by his wife Ann, and two daughters, Hayley and Alex.
Benjamin Brush has been conceived by tech start-up BleepBleeps, and sees a colourful, ergonomic design inspired by children’s toys.
The eight briefs ask entrants to find design solutions for social, environmental and economic problems, including wellbeing in the workplace and pollution caused by non-sustainable packaging waste.
Pentagram’s Marina Willer has released a personal documentary about her Jewish father’s escape from Nazi rule during World War Two. We speak to the graphic designer about her first feature
The Independent Review of the Creative Industries has been conducted by Sir Peter Bazalgette, and looks to encourage the Government to invest more funding and training into the sector.