Tony Blair decided back in March that people aged between 50 and 65 should stop nagging their offspring about settling down, getting pensions and sorting out their lives and do something more useful instead. Hence the launch last week of the Experience Corps, designed to encourage this mature, wise age-group to offer their ‘experience’ to the local community. Saatchi & Saatchi created the ‘square peg in a square hole’ identity, illustrating how Experience Corps matches people to the right work. Steel Design has created the website, www.experiencecorps.co.uk. Expect to be turned away at clubs by ‘experienced’ bouncers in the near future, then.
As part of our series looking at up-and-coming creatives, we speak with freelance illustrator Kristyna Baczynski about how her Ukrainian heritage inspired her to make a graphic novel, why she
This year, the showcase of up-and-coming designers’ work challenges everything from ‘manspreading’ and loneliness in older people, to sustainability and smart phone addiction.
Norway’s capital has been rebranded by design consultancy Creuna, which aims to strengthen links between the municipality and its citizens.
Illustrators and designers including Quentin Blake, Frith Kerr and Antony Gormley have interpreted the number 30 for the museum’s birthday.