2 November 2006

Back to the future

Not again! Yet another designer romanticising about the good old days – how only the use of a sacred pencil will yield a ‘worthy’ idea, and how computers are killing

View to launch ‘culture division’

Brand consultancy View, founded by Valerie Wickes, is launching a ‘culture division’ called Brand Archaeology. Its first client is Aquascutum, for which Wickes is already brand consultant.

Do it your way

Rather than waiting around for pitches to come to you, Adrian Shaughnessy advocates taking ideas straight to the client – but strictly on your own terms

News in Pictures

Snake Robot is a 2m high pneumatic construction created by product designer Jamie Billing, choreographer Sophia Lycouris and control technologist Philip Beeton from Nottingham Trent University.

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