London design consultancy Iwant is designing its first album cover for Everything But The Girl, due for release on Virgin in March. The album is called Adapt or Die and is a compilation of remixes from the last ten years. ‘We’ve worked on all of (band member) Ben Watt’s solo projects for the last couple of years, but this is the first Everything But The Girl work we’ve done,’ says Iwant partner John Gilsenan. ‘We’re also designing a new website for the launch of the album too. It’s exciting stuff.’
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.
As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask