Look out, the Scots are coming. Leith design group Northcross has, in a Braveheart-inspired move, acquired two York-based consultancies, Ideas and BCA. Mel Gibson (pictured) and his painted warriors may have ultimately failed to conquer England, but Northcross MD John Slater and his devils in skirts look set to try again.
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.