Prototypes and Experiments, an exhibition featuring prototypes and experimental designs sourced from designers’ studios, will open at London’s Aram Gallery from 29 May. The displays, which are for sale, will form a long-term and changing exhibition, punctuating the other regular shows in the gallery. The new programme will start with 14 pieces from designers including Sebastian Bergne, Martino Gamper, Thomas Gardner, Gitta Gschwendtner, Ineke Hans, Matthew Hilton, Michael Marriott, Ben Panayi (whose Out of the Woods is pictured) and Floris Schoonderbeek.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.