Brighton & Hove’s first 20 new street signs, designed by Applied Information Group, have been installed in the city centre. The pedestrian-centric wayfinding system, which includes print and interactive digital maps, is intended to reduce dependence on the car and public transport. Mapping and signage in car parks, at bus stops and inside Brighton train station will be added early next year, when the current city centre map will be replaced.
Benjamin Brush has been conceived by tech start-up BleepBleeps, and sees a colourful, ergonomic design inspired by children’s toys.
The eight briefs ask entrants to find design solutions for social, environmental and economic problems, including wellbeing in the workplace and pollution caused by non-sustainable packaging waste.
Pentagram’s Marina Willer has released a personal documentary about her Jewish father’s escape from Nazi rule during World War Two. We speak to the graphic designer about her first feature
The Independent Review of the Creative Industries has been conducted by Sir Peter Bazalgette, and looks to encourage the Government to invest more funding and training into the sector.