International lifestyle magazine Viewpoint has been relaunched by Dutch publisher Metropolitan BV. Art director Gerard Saint of Big Active, who designed fashion magazine Scene and redesigned Nova, has overhauled the four-year-old title. The new look, unveiled at the end of next month, is designed to give it a greater visual bias. Photographers such as Sandro Sodano and Dan Holdsworth have been used alongside leading illustrators. The February issue is devoted to fear, uncertainty and doubt and how they can be used to influence people’s buying decisions.
For years those living with dyslexia have faced the stigma attached to their condition, but research from Cambridge University suggests the learning disorder can make creative-led professions like design more
The database aims to be the world’s biggest resource of climate crisis posters.
Much of the work at this year’s event is underpinned by sustainability, with designs from the likes of Mexico, the UAE and Scandinavia all being featured for their eco-friendly credentials.
MarinaTex, an organic and biodegradable alternative to traditional plastic, was developed by University of Sussex student Lucy Hughes.