The identity for the multi-million pound Government initiative to make science sexy launches at this week’s Ideas Conference. Created by The Team, the identity is ‘very edgy and different’ to appeal to ten to 19-year-olds, without alienating parents and teachers, says a Department for Education and Employment spokeswoman. The Team was paid £25 000 for the job. Science Year kicks off in September and will be supported by advertising and PR.
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.
As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask