We’re very pleased to bring you the celebrity ambush of the year (though who’s zooming whom, you may ask) – Callum Lumsden’s Dennis Pennis-style encounter with design’s My Little Pony himself, monsignor Laurence Llewellyn-Bowen. (Surely we must start calling him LLB, like the French refer to philosophic poseur Bernard Henri-Levy as BHL?) Not only does LLB look as if he’s been at the China White party pack, but Lumsden proves himself an uncanny impersonator of Keith Allen. The vindaloo’s on us, mate. Maximum respect.
The BlackBerry Motion has ditched the brand’s signature keyboard and has a 14cm-wide touchscreen, with an Apple-style home button at the bottom.
Supple Studio has designed the copywriting company’s new branding, which incorporates quote marks in a mixture of classic and contemporary typefaces.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.