Design Week is sponsoring next month’s Apple Expo 95 MacUniversity and a seminar program. People such as typographer Dave Farey, Agfa’s Liz Harding, Macromedia’s Sue Thexton and Xchange’s Simon Mercer will be speaking – as will a bunch of experts in such apps as Photoshop, Director and so on. Booking fees for seminars are a fiver a time, 8 for two and 11 for three. Workshops are 35 plus VAT. Places do genuinely get booked up so use the conference hotline on 0171-208 5008 or fax to 0171-388 2578 for programmes. For free tickets to the show call 0181-984 7711. The Website for full details of exhibitors is http://www.apple-expo.com/apple. We’ll be publishing a computer supplement with more details on 3 November.
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