The Design Business Association has appointed its first five regional heads of development, to promote the design industry outside London. Elmwood’s Nick Ramshaw and Jayne Barrett will handle Scotland and the North East respectively, Onbrand’s Rebecca Battman takes on the West Midlands, Reach’s Caroline Hagen picks up the South West and The Chase’s Simon Farrell represents the North West.
The man behind the updated Mini, Fiat 500 and BMW X5 turns his eye to a completely different design project: the baby seat.
Businesses with innovative solutions to the country’s urgent needs amid the COVID-19 pandemic will be awarded up to £50,000 to further develop their ideas.
North’s redesigned identity for the UK’s largest civil liberty group is an attempt to undo its association with “Westminster elitism”.
Just months ago, the people now hailed as “Key Workers” were labelled “unskilled” – now, Manchester-based designer Oldham wants us to remember their value long after the pandemic ends.