Make it Bigger, a book by Pentagram partner Paula Scher, is published next month by Princeton Architectural Press. Billing her as ‘the most famous female graphic designer in the world’, the book reveals Scher’s thoughts on design and provides a survey of her work. Featured work include designs from her time as art director at Columbia Records, branding for record label Manhattan (pictured) and her more recent work for the New York Times and Herman Miller. The 256-page book, which features 300 colour illustrations, will cost £32.
Industry professionals react to the European Commission’s decision to stop the UK from hosting the cultural programme as a result of Brexit.
Designer Morag Myerscough, architect Alison Brooks and urban planner Mike Rawlinson have been given the award this year, while structural engineer Tristram Carfrae has been named as the master of
Research from the Office for National Statistics has shown that full-time graphic designers earn £25,900 annually, which is less than musicians, journalists and architects.
The Future Starts Here explores the advantages and perils of ever-advancing technology and product design, from artificial intelligence to 3D-printing and cryogenic freezing.