Graphic designer Murat Patavi and former Wallpaper editor John Weich have teamed up to create 34, which launches this week. The magazine covers graphic design, fashion, architecture, art and travel with an ‘international flavour’. ‘[Patavi] is Turkish; I’m American and Dutch. The convergence of East and West is an important aspect of 34,’ says Weich.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.