Photographer, and joint founder of style magazine Dazed and Confused, Rankin has launched a website developed by Form. The London consultancy has curated, designed and programmed the site, www.rankin.co.uk. It features a wide selection of photographs featured in Rankin’s books and other publications. Form is currently working with publisher Booth Clibborn on the design of a new book of Rankin’s work. It is due to be published next year.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.