The candles on the front of Amnesty International’s annual review represent the 115 countries with members in the organisation. Created by Cog Design art director Michael Smith, the image was achieved by placing the night lights on to the bed of an in-house scanner. Each candle was given an individual treatment and the flame was added at the end of the process. This is the second year Cog has handled the review for the international secretariat.
This year winning work will be given a bigger platform than ever before, we are assembling our biggest ever judging panel and categories have been tweaked for maximum relevance.
The light art festival is committing more than £50,000 to fund six new designs ahead of its November 2021 event in Durham, UK.
KB Architects led the project to transform the office facility into a working lab within three months.
We speak to the incoming CEO about why design needs to be at the forefront of “build back better” operations, and how her previous business background will help in her