With a winter of discontent looming, shops swimming in corduroy, Scalextric on your Xmas list and life’s been feeling a bit 1978 lately. Now the guys and gals at Onetwone have only gone and ripped off Top Trumps for their latest piece of self-promotion (pictured). Here’s a tip for players: creative director Ian Bray’s a sure-fire winner on ‘distance from work’, clocking in with a handsome 100km – and he’s also seems proud of his five-biscuits-a-week habit.
Partner Marina Willer has created the branding, exhibition space and two films for the new show, which delves into the history of the Italian car brand.
The development is the first commercial project from the car brand’s Mini Living offshoot, and will include apartments, workspaces and services such as car-sharing.
An upcoming exhibition at the University of Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries will highlight the origins of English graphic design as spearheaded by scribes, engravers and painters during this period.
Last week, we spoke to the author of a new book documenting the rise and fall of 1980s culture mag The Face, famously designed by Neville Brody. Now, designers