Jazz/disco/funk band Quantic releases the single So Long this month, with an accompanying video designed by Brighton group Red Design. Released on the Tru Thoughts label, the video was produced on minimum resources, says Red creative director Ed Templeton. It is the first video that Red has created for Quantic and the design is based on an illustrative style developed in previous work for the band’s album covers.
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