Now into its second year, the Fresh Art fair is a showcase geared towards independent artists, studio groups and fine art graduates. Those taking part include Max Malandrino, a photographic artist concentrating on themes of consumerism and voyeurism; Hugh Russell, who has created a series of 3D wall hangings inspired by subliminal ideas about cities that aim to make order out of chaos; and Louise Haley, a veteran of 20 years in the National Health Service. Fresh Art 2002 takes place from 19-21 July at the Business Design Centre, London N1.
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.