Havas-owned Hertfordshire group Brandsmiths has appointed former Interbrand Newell and Sorrell associate director Kate Waddell as a director of the consultancy. She joins former Interbrand consultant Paul Cowper, who moved to Brandsmiths as a director in March. Waddell has a remit to build a multidisciplinary strategic design team that will handle international projects.
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.