Ever wondered what happens when you get artists in to stimulate your creativity? Gateshead-based The Solution Group had to create a piece of art their pet would – or, alternatively, use the pet in the piece. Let’s hope artist-in-residence Steve Palmer didn’t encounter any budding Damien Hirsts then. More prosaic results – like this little number (pictured) – are exhibited at Northern Print in North Shields (‘on the Fish Quay’) on 24 June.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
A report on the potential impact of plain food and drink packaging, Pantone’s purple hued colour of the year and Mini’s new, monochrome logo – the news from the last