Imagine the horror Body Shop design supremo Jon Turner felt on rising from scooping his dog’s poop to find himself staring into a Big Breakfast camera. He was outside Tony Blair’s Islington home, where Elvis the pooch has dumped his load daily for five years, on the day the PM’s house was said to be on the market for 750 000. Jon quipped that the reason the Blairs were moving was more to do with Elvis’s habits than the press. The result? A ten-minute, prime-time slot for man and dog on the telly.
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.