Pictured above is one of ten Channel Fish created by French sculptor Jean-Luc Vilmouth to hang in the Nicholas Grimshaw-designed Waterloo International rail terminal in London. Inaugurated this week, the 44m shoal of fish move and weave, speeding up with the imminent departure of trains. Vilmouth says the fish are inspired by the animal appearance of the terminal, the trains, the shape of the Channel Tunnel itself, and the sand eels, a sprightly coastal fish.
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.
Rethinking Urban Mobility has been conducted by companies including Arup and the London Transport Museum, and looks at the impact of developments in transport such as self-driving cars on cities
Last week, we wrote about a series of long-lost Suffragette posters used to fight for women’s right to vote and work in the early 20th century. Now, we ask designers
The graphics of clubbing has been celebrated in a new book by designer Rick Banks. Now, designers reflect on their favourite nightclub identities from over the decades.