Only a month or so into his career with the group love-in that is The Nest, designer Jake Ronay was breakfasting with Hollywood star Kevin Spacey. How come? Well, The Nest had been tasked with creating a brochure to celebrate the inauguration of La Spacey as artistic director at London’s Old Vic Theatre. On Spacey’s ‘verbal’ input to the visuals, Ronay says, ‘Spacey was very calm.’ And then, like that, [hand gesture] phfwup, he was gone.
The visual system created by SomeOne is based on movement patterns of birds gliding on thermal columns, which allow them to travel long distances with ease.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Rosy Greenlees OBE, executive director of the Crafts Council, looks at what will happen in furniture design over the next 12
Etienne Bardelli has created the graphics for a Chevrolet Impala and Volkswagen camper van, which move around the vast country collecting local people’s experiences to be shared online.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Katie Cadwallader, senior designer at Supple Studio, looks at what will happen in packaging design over the next 12 months.