Sir George Cox updated the government on the status of the Cox Report at a second design summit held at 11 Downing Street yesterday, chaired by Secretary of State for Trade and Industry Alistair Darling. Later this week, Cox will finally deliver the long-awaited audit into one of his recommendations, the proposed national design centre for London, to Chancellor Gordon Brown and Lord Sainsbury.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
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.