Mark Bond, project manager at Sebastian Conran Product Identity Design, targeted ‘the quite young but not overly young’ market with a new set of merchandise for Cyberia Internet cafÃ©s. ‘We wanted to make technology more humanly available, nice to touch but quite urban,’ says Bond, citing the document and courier bags, which have yellow and blue metallic finishes. The products range from floppy disk holders to coffee and mouse mats, ski hats, mugs and pens. They will feature in Cyberia’s five UK outlets and in the Paris and Tokyo cafÃ©s.
The independent music and arts festival based in Wales is in its 16th year, and celebrates its non-corporate ethos by commissioning a different illustrator annually to create its look and
The Association of Illustrators recently launched its #priceitright campaign, to encourage creatives to demand the right fees – the organisation shares its advice for freelancers.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.