The lifetime achievements of five British women of the twentieth century are to be celebrated in a set of five stamps next month. The stamps are designed by Michael Nash Associates partner Stephanie Nash. ‘It is fitting that the leading lights of their generation have been designed by Stephanie Nash, one of today’s leading lights in design,’ says Rosena Robson, Royal Mail special stamps manager. The subjects – scientist Dorothy Hodgkin, ballerina Margot Fonteyn, sculptor Elizabeth Frink, author Daphne du Maurier and sports administrator Marea Hartman – are each pictured on their stamp alongside an object related to their achievements.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.
Kempinski, which was founded in Berlin in 1897, is Europe’s oldest five-star hotel group, and has been given a new visual identity by Paris-based studio Work in Progress.
Founded in 1907, the Scouts was set up as an organisation to help young people develop life skills and now, it has a UK membership of 450,000 children and 115,000