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.
The online publication will explore a range of issues through a unique typographic system that aligns subject matter with specific fonts.
As the designer publishes his latest book, Drama, we talk to him about his childhood in the theatre, storytelling and the power of being “an outsider”.
Cryptocurrency, not traditionally a design-led sector, now poses plenty of opportunities and challenges for studios.
Universities and the Design Council condemn the proposals as “short-sighted” and uninformed by real statistics.