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.
Organised by file sharing service Loop.gl, London Loop will see work by designers and other creatives displayed in public spaces all over the city.
Bad News is a new research project from the University of Cambridge and Dutch media company Drog, which aims to help the public spot misinformation on their social media feeds
Discussed at this year’s Design Indaba, Netherlands-based design graduate Tomo Kihara has created a product that aims to spark conversation between homeless people and passers-by.
Curated by Sea Design, the exhibition focuses on the geometric identity created by consultancy Roundel, which was used on British Rail’s freight trains in the 1980s and 1990s.