Cutting edge or not, the latest appendage from the aptly named Bobbett Design consultancy resonates with emasculatory intent. Attempting to be different in its promotional approach, it would seem Bobbett by name, Bobbitt by nature. Small, round and sealed in an inflatable bag, the only way to deal with the brochure is to cut it off and throw it out of the window. According to Kerry Richards at Bobbett, ‘People aren’t exactly sure what to do with it.’ And her suggestion to ‘play with it, fiddle with it and roll it around your desk’ brings tears to the eyes.
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.