A pensive-looking gorilla seen through a zoo window is the subject of this year’s winning entry in The Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition organised by the Natural History Museum and BBC Wildlife Magazine. Gorilla and Boy by Germany’s Gerhard Schultz was selected from more than 20 500 images. The photograph was taken at the Miami Metrozoo and was commended for the ‘depth of feeling’ and ‘poignant juxtaposition’ it portrayed. The competition exhibition runs until 18 April 2004 at the Natural History Museum in London.
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.