In a lousy year for Christmas cards, Hosker Moore Kent Melia’s where-we’ll-all-be-disappearing-to-on-our-holidays design wins our extra mince pie. Neat silhouettes of the team match up inside with their intended holiday destinations. Number 12, Christian Papa, is ‘diving with Jamaican fish’. Number eight, Peter M, is in ‘sunny Stockwell’, while 11, Peter K, will be ‘sitting on top of a mountain with my yogi going through what is going to be in and what is going to be out next year’. Cosmic, man. Season’s Greetings from all of us to all of you in design-land.
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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.