Recognise this man? An extra from a Sergio Leone ‘Spaghetti Western’ perhaps? Almost. He is Design Council chairman and Royal College of Art rector Sir Christopher Frayling, author of Leone’s epic biography, who created his own style for a trail-blazing trek across Arizona having been introduced to a ‘cowboy club’ by Rodney Fitch. Ever the renegade, Sir Chris opted for an Australian rabbit-skin hat instead of the usual straw stetson. And the horse? He is Champion. Of course.
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled