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 Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.