Bath-based Northbank has designed the 2003 Writers’ Awards book for the Arts Council England, taking its inspiration from the authors’ hands – quite literally. Photographer Kelvin Rogers has snapped the palms of writers like Salman Rushdie, Graham Swift and Rose Tremain, all of whom feature work-in-progress in the book, as well as taking their portraits. It is the third year running that the group has handled the project. The book is due to be published on 27 June.
From virtual property presentation platforms to craftivism clothing kits, studios are using the current situation to explore new avenues.
The platform is using cultural exploits like photography, film, illustration and music to “elevate women’s sport and carve out more space for female voices”.
The studio’s work for the Australian brand includes a recyclable packaging solution, with “a little bit of theatre built in”.
The 93-year-old graphic designer, who began her career in the 1950s, talks type, luck and forever seeking Armin Hofmann’s “prima”.