A polka dot theme has been chosen by design group Crescent Lodge in its publicity campaign for The London Institute’s Summer Shows. Representing a number of London colleges, the shows are to be publicised without photographs to avoid highlighting any one contributor. A selection of polka dot schemes are used to make a swatch book. Crescent Lodge has designed the show’s marketing materials for the past five years.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.