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.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.