Reworked versions of illustrator Roger Hargreave’s classic Mr Men characters are to appear in a new television series on Five. The characters, which are being redesigned by American animation studio Renegade, will be put into comedy sketches rather than simply retelling the stories from the original books.
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.