Designers seem to go ape for a good 3D map. Andromeda Interactive has launched Terra Forma, 83 high res full-colour images of the earth – which is to say relief maps with various overlays. It comes on three CDs and costs 700. Contact Harrison Sadler on 0181-977 9132.
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.