Innovation: Harnessing Creativity for Business Growth is published by Kogan Page on 20 February, priced £25. Edited by Adam Jolly, the book is based on the results of a two-year research programme by the Design Council and the Innovation Unit at the Department of Trade and Industry recognising 1000 ‘millennium products’ and analysing the innovative companies behind them.
Applications are open for the Digital Collaboration Fund, which will seek to support international projects between creatives in the UK and other countries.
Controlled by an app, RGKit Play is a modular kit of Meccano-like motors that aim to take designers beyond “linear motion” for their content.
As the American election reaches its final stages, designers dissect both campaigns’ use of graphics, branding and digital strategy.
Some of this month’s most inspiring projects offer escapism, while others are a reaction to the everchanging political landscape we find ourselves in.