Has the silly season come early this year? Yes, indeed, judging by a spate of obscure e-mails received from someone called Madge.The woman in question is the animated operator of an esoteric tool called the imaginator, on Imagination’s relaunched website, www.imagination.co.uk. Madge helps you compose and send loved ones messages, which manage to combine random verbids with erudite tripe. Sample musings include: ‘The dogs eat new ideas’, and ‘Everybody make great dreams’. Someone has let their Imagination run away with them.
We talk to the creators of the new BBC series, which brings viewers stories from Bauhaus, a revealing hour with Dieter Rams and Vic Reeves in silver spandex.
The updated visual identity, including a logo and campaign, looks to “reposition the educational charity verbally and put it back on the map visually”.
This year’s results follows a downward trend in popularity for creative subjects both at schools and universities.
The latest announcements also include a “multi-sensory” exhibition inspired by the sea at Oxo Tower Wharf.