Zero 2 Design has created designs for the 14th annual No Smoking Day, to be held this year on 12 March, after a four- way creative pitch. A rejection fee of 250 was paid to consultancies for ideas not used. Zero 2 developed the visual identity and slogan, Send it Packing. No Smoking Day, a charity, estimates that it helps 40 000 people quit the habit each year.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.