Newspaper reports that the Millennium Dome is to be painted yellow have been denied by Dome operator the New Millennium Experience Company. The Teflon exterior fabric would be weakened by any such plans, which would also substantially reduce the resale value of the material, says an NMEC spokeswoman. ‘There is absolutely no truth in the stories. It is pure speculation,’ she says.
The branding features a strong, typographic logo based on the designer’s initials, and a “clashing” colour palette of beige and pink.
Last week, we wrote about a new retrospective on graphic designer Nigel Waymouth, whose psychedelic work graced the album covers of Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix during the 1960s. Now,
Illustrator and designer Ben Tallon looks at how rising tuition fees are deterring budding creative students, and asks whether short courses could be just as valuable.
The organisation’s ongoing Design in the Public Sector programme will focus on addressing lifestyle issues such as smoking through prevention methods as part of a 16-week course.