Red Jacket has created a new office reception for ad agency Duckworth Finn Grubb Walters’ Soho headquarters in London. The building was ‘unspectacular’, according to Simon Jordan, Red Jacket’s head of marketing. The reception was completed over three months and to a tight budget. Walnut, aluminium, steel and glass have been used throughout the reception. A glazed screen cuts into the rear wall, a podium and the reception desk, linking all three.
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.