A hundred skateboards illustrated by Adam Neate are to be hung in London’s Blink Gallery this month before going on sale across the UK. The exhibition, which runs from 22-26 April, is the first of a new venture by Clown Skateboards, called Clown Collectibles, which will produce one-off short run items for sale at normal prices. Decks will be available to buy in skate shops for £50 from May. Clown Skateboards is five years old this year and has always had close associations with artists. Its logo and first range of decks were designed by Banksy.
Recycling symbols used on packaging in the UK are unclear and inconsistent argues Butterfly Cannon’s innovation and sustainability manager Jenny Greenwood, who is looking to Denmark for inspiration.
The project has a contract value of £50,000 to £100,000 and will include the design of a brand toolkit, visual toolkit and assets.
Our picks this month feature an antique book shop in Paris and a candle-lit restaurant in Copenhagen.
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