Album by Nik de Ville is a comprehensive visual history of album sleeve design, containing 400 colour photographs of all genres. The book is published by Mitchell Beazley, priced £35. Hector Guimard: Architect, Designer (1867-1942) combines Felipe FerrÃ©’s photographic project with text by Georges Vigne. The book is published by Delano Greenidge Editions, priced £60.
In our issue of 6 November we incorrectly referred to photo library ImageState as Imagedate. ImageState is working with Saturday and Poke in revamping its brand, on-line presence and print collateral.
Forty projects that received National Lottery funding via the Millennium Commission, in the run-up to the year 2000, are being showcased in an exhibition at Tate Modern next month. Designed by Shelton Fleming, Out of Time features schemes including Nicholas Grimshaw’s Eden Project in Cornwall, The Deep by Terry Farrell in Hull and BDP’s revamp […]
Lynda Relph-Knight talks to the new DBA chief executive about her new role
So Reuben Wakeman thinks design consultancies don’t give graduates a chance (Letters, DW 13 November). Nothing is further from the truth.
Landor associates’ London and Paris offices will be boosted next year, with internal promotions to create a Europe, Middle East and Asia sub-division. From January, the Landor top job outside the US will become that of EMEA chairman, which will fall to Landor Paris managing director Jean-Louis Dumeu. The managing director role will be taken […]
If you can’t answer questions regarding your business’s performance it’s probably time to review the situation.
The conventions and hierarchy of office life are rich fodder for the observational talents of photographers. Edward Barber punches in
Leading UK ceramics manufacturer Poole Pottery has been bought after nearly six months in administration. The purchase, by a group of investors led by turnaround specialist Peter Ford, will ensure the 130-year-old pottery continues to operate at its Sopers Lane headquarters in Poole. Ford, who will act as chairman, says he aims to ‘strengthen the […]
Innocence has created the identity for Mind the Gap, an independent, civic movement for London, which will help Londoners put their ideas to mayoral candidates in the forthcoming elections. The organisation’s website is designed by Holler.
And here’s some pre-Christmas cheer for supporters of ‘the other America’ (ie the one that didn’t vote for George Dubya) and fans of damn fine graphic novels: the ICA has rescheduled its event with Art Spiegelman, creator of Maus and In the Shadow of No Towers, for 18 December. Earlier this month, Spiegelman had to […]
Leap Creative and Kraft Design have created an identity for London estate agent Chase Buchanan, as the company seeks to reposition itself with a more contemporary offering. The work, launching this week, represents a six-figure investment and is the first identity overhaul since the company was formed ten years ago, says Chase Buchanan senior partner […]