Four photographers, Simon Norfolk, Bertien van Manen, Jitka Hanzlova and Juergen Teller (Me 1, Winterthur, Switzerland, 2000, by Teller pictured) have made this year’s Citibank Photography Prize shortlist. The Photographers’ Gallery director Paul Wombell says a theme of social engagement connects the finalists’ work, with subjects ranging from the women of Brixton to the wreckage of Kabul. ‘Their work signals a return to a more documentary approach in contemporary photography,’ he says. The work will be exhibited at The Photographers’ Gallery, London from 31 January until 22 March, with the prize-winner announced on 27 February.
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled