Navy Blue Design Consultants aims to unite the European design community by using national flag colours on this campaign for The European Design Annual Awards. The document will be sent to about 60 000 creatives in May. Winners of the awards, run by RotoVision and Print Magazine, will be announced in September and published next year in an annual also designed by Navy Blue. Categories include graphic design, illustration and multimedia.
The West Midlands city has been awarded £3 million, and will host a year-long series of events that will encompass art, design, theatre and more.
Calling out sexism, making hospitals happier places to be and reviving classic designs through crowdfunding; we honour the people who have made a difference to the industry over the last
The blue-based purple has been selected for its “provocative” and “thoughtful” shade, which nods to current trends in areas like spirituality and space exploration.
Ivan Chermayeff died aged 85, a logo was launched to tackle “fake news” and designers offered advice on getting a pay rise – the news from the last seven days.