Rune Gustafson, senior partner at Lippincott Mercer, has reportedly quit the consultancy without a job to go to. Gustafson joined the consultancy in 2003 from 20/20, where he was managing director. Last month, fellow senior partner Simon Glynn was appointed to the new position of head of the London office. Lippincott Mercer declined to comment.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.