Essex-based consultancy Greybox has designed Southend-on-Sea’s bid document to gain city status. The creative includes a wave-shaped timeline pointing out key moments in the history of Southend, and is housed in sea-blue and rich yellow box that acts as a canvas for the vibrant cover when opening the lid, according to Greybox creative director Daniel Fernandez.
All three gold-winning projects in this year’s awards are rebrands of companies that were in economic decline.
Experts explore how fairer funding might be the answer to making the industry “more accessible”.
A podcast series on designing for impact and a networking event for designers are among this month’s highlights.
Nesta U-Shisha has been positioned as a safer alternative to traditional pipes, potentially cutting down cancer risks and carbon emissions.