Speak to Me, from 20 October to 2 November, is organised by Dalton Maag and celebrates 15 years of the font foundry’s work, from that used in commercial branding to its more esoteric commissions.
Venue: Leagas Delaney headquarters, 1 Alfred Place, London WC1.
Cat O’Nine Tales and Other Artwork, 25 October to 11 November, features a catalogue of illustrations by British cartoonist Ronald Searle for Jeffrey Archer’s latest book of short stories.
Venue: Chris Beetles Gallery, 8-10 Ryder Street, St James’s, London SW1.
Sustainable Innovation, 23-24 October, brings together industry experts and academia to share ideas on the shift of product design, manufacturing and global supply chains to a more sustainable future.
Venue: Stuart Graduate School of Business, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA.
Pornotopia: Sex and Design, 24 October. Graphic design author Rick Poynor draws parallels between the use of sex and design in consumer culture.
Venue: ICA, The Mall, London SW1.
Battle of Ideas, on 28 October, sees British Design Innovation’s Maxine Horn, the Royal College of Art’s Jeremy Myerson and the BBC’s Matt Locke defend the usefulness of design and discuss what is meant by innovation.
Venue: RCA, Kensington Gore, London SW7.