Manchester consultancy Mark has designed posters, leaflets and advertisements for two productions at the Royal Exchange Theatre. According to Mark creative director Mark Lester, the work takes a metaphorical approach. For Tom Murphy’s A Whistle in the Dark, a ‘sinister’ image and recessive typography hint at the production’s dark themes, he explains, while two cigarette butts suggest the less than salubrious beach in Bridget O’Connor’s The Flags.
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.