‘To the beat y’all, to the beat y’all, to control the means of production from the street, y’all.’ Yes, rap fans, after last week’s news item on Seed’s sleeve design for ‘MC’ Tony Benn’s debut album, we couldn’t resist showing you a pic of left-wing politics’ Grandfather Flash, ruminatin’ in the studio. What price a dub remix, Tone? Judging from that mellow expression, you is one with Jah.
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.