Cult clothing brand Chunk, known for its 1970s nostalgia T-shirts of Hanna-Barbara cartoon characters – such as Captain Caveman – and cut-away illustrations from JH Haynes car manuals, is bringing out a range featuring classic Monty Python artwork. Four versions – Grumpy, Policeman, Silly Walk (pictured) and Trumpet – will be available initially, designed in-house by Richard Sanders from Terry Gilliam’s original graphics. Boutique shops across the UK and branches of Harvey Nichols will stock the T-shirts, which will also be available on-line at www.chunk.uk.com from May.
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
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.