Amanda Levete of Future Systems has designed an installation, in the form of a curving wall of about 220 interlocking leaves, to be unveiled outside the Royal Festival Hall on the Southbank as part of the London Design Festival’s Materials Project. Designers were briefed to choose a material and ‘push it to its limits’ – Levete has used DuPont Corian for the thermoformed leaves.
This week the Royal Mail began trialing a new postbox, heralding the first major design change in its 160-year history, prompting us to look at how it has developed.
We speak to Kelly Mackenzie, founding director at White Bear Studio, about new initiative SHAPE, how hard it is to break into the industry without connections, and the need to
AGL works with high-profile people such as Kate Middleton and David Cameron to boost their public-speaking and communication skills – its new identity looks to celebrate the beauty of grammar
The app, which allows users to write notes on a smartphone or computer in many different forms, has been given a refined visual identity focused on an updated elephant symbol,