David Rockwell has designed the set for next month’s Academy Awards, for the second year running. A white, platinum, topaz and bronze colour scheme features in a set backed by a Swarovski Crystal curtain. ’We’re using mirrors in a big way this year. One is a curving wall made of slats to show the audience and the stage simultaneously,’ says Rockwell.
The professional finance body has been given a new look by Smith & Milton, which includes a flat, line-drawn coat of arms, san-serif typeface and updated colour palette.
The museum and cultural hubin Shenzhen has announced it will open to the public in December, and will include a permanent gallery space curated by the V&A.
The 12th edition of the annual design festival takes place this coming March, and will see the likes of Gail Bichler and Chris Ware speak.
Consultancy Interabang has designed the set of stamps, which feature 10 of the most famous toys created in Britain from the last 100 years, including Space Hopper and Spirograph.