London nightclub Fabric launches this week in Smithfield’s. Interiors are by Forward Architecture and bar design group Alchemist of ChÃ© and The Met Bar fame. London group Intro created the identity, signage and stationery, with light and sound by Most Technical. Fabric features Europe’s first bass- loaded ‘bodysonic’ vibrating dance floor. Intro director John Ford says: ‘We wanted to design the club so that some of the original elements would still be there in ten or 15 years time’.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.
As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask
News organisation the Guardian has relaunched its weekly paper, transforming it into a magazine in a bid to engage readers all over the world and highlight its “in-depth journalism”.