Publishing stalwart John R Murray has written and art directed London Above Eye Level: Glimpses of the Unexpected, a photographic search for the ‘overlooked’. Designed by his son Octavius Murray of Cog Design, the book catalo gues the architectural treasures that adorn the rooftops of the capital. Murray senior spent six years compiling the pocket paperback. The finished collection will be published on 22 November by Frances Lincoln, priced £9.99.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.