Wink Media, which is owned by the Wallpaper Group, has produced and edited Selfridge’s store magazine. The spring/ summer issue of Issue No 1 will be launched on 9 March. ‘We have taken the new season’s advertising budget and moved it into a magazine,’ says Selfridges marketing director Nick Cross. Issue No 1 features work by photographers Tim Bret-Day and Rebecca Pierce, plus illustrations by Fabrik.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.