TV chef and restaurateur Raymond Blanc opened a new brasserie in Birmingham on Monday called Le Petit Blanc. London architecture and design group Tilney Shane has designed the interior of the restaurant, which claims to return the brasserie concept to its roots. Tilney Shane director Jonathan Wilson says, ‘You need to address the marketplace and situation it’s in. Birmingham is more metropolitan than anything we’ve done in the past, though the corporate blue is used throughout the restaurant,’ he says.
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.