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.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.
The British Dyslexia Association has put out guidelines that aim to encourage designers, businesses and teachers to consider those who struggle with reading and writing when making typeface, colour, spacing
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.