A cheeky third-year design student at Camberwell College of Art has claimed victory, after putting up 50 mock road signs around London advertising his college’s degree show last weekend. Dean Field’s ‘unofficial campaign’ included placing a sign outside Tate Modern. However, Field and his accomplice avoided being reprimanded by wearing high visibility work vests similar to those worn by the security officers. The college itself recognised the ‘effective and convincing’ signs, but says it didn’t consent to their use.
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.