Renfrew Associates’ design for the Turbo Compact 350 hover mower has been voted best new gardening product by the Garden Industry Manufacturers Association. The Flymo has been granted a 1995 Horners Award for the Leicester consultancy. ‘The Turbo Compact 350 has become the leading UK lawnmower,’ says a spokeswoman for Renfrew Associates. The award will be given in October.
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.