Flux Design’s publishing imprint, Suffolk and Watt, releases The Weird and Twisted Tale of Vince Ray this month. The first in a series of books on the British ‘low brow’ artist, it is billed as ‘a 92-page compendium of sleaze and horror’. The book features a collection of the past ten years of Ray’s artwork, which includes paintings (self-portrait and back cover of book pictured), T-shirt designs, sketches, illustrations and photography. Graphics are interspersed with anecdotal stories of the artist’s life and fictional pieces. The book costs £19.95 and is available on-line at www.vinceray.com.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.
Kempinski, which was founded in Berlin in 1897, is Europe’s oldest five-star hotel group, and has been given a new visual identity by Paris-based studio Work in Progress.
Founded in 1907, the Scouts was set up as an organisation to help young people develop life skills and now, it has a UK membership of 450,000 children and 115,000