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.
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled