The Royal Institute for British Architects has published an election manifesto targeting MPs called the Manifesto for Architecture: 21 Actions for a Better Britain. ‘In this election year, politicians should realise that good design is essential for improving services. That’s beginning to happen, but the process has been too slow,’ RIBA president George Ferguson explains.
The capital’s most prominent design festival celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
This year’s competition invited designers in training to revamp the cover of three well-known books across adult fiction, adult non-fiction and children’s literature.
The new branding centres upon a dynamic R logo, which intends to evoke the “gestural quality of a dancer in motion”.
The UK-based social organisation has a new name, five-year strategy plan and “dynamic, moving identity” system.