Professor Geoff Kirk, chief design engineer of civil aerospace for Rolls Royce, has been nominated to receive the Sir Misha Black Medal this year, for his long-term services to design education. Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design will also pick up an award at the presentation ceremony on 15 March, for its research centre specialising in design against crime.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.
The British Dyslexia Association has put out guidelines that aim to encourage designers, businesses and teachers to consider those who struggle with reading and writing when making typeface, colour, spacing
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.