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.
The collaborative concept album was creatively directed by Pentagram’s Abbott Miller, with illustrations from Ori Toor and animations by 1983 studio.
Studio Sutherland has given the organisation a “modern, accessible and easily usable” identity that is centred on the arches found in UK churches.
The studio has collaborated with King’s College London on Urban Mind, to allow users to capture their mood in the city over a 14-day period.
Last week Wales’ Future Generations Commissioner suggested a “guaranteed state income”, similar to a universal basic income (UBI), for creatives would help mitigate the effects of the pandemic on their