Nick Paterson’s polypropylene and aluminium creation The Better Umbrella won the £5000 first prize in the Muji Design Awards. Joint-second prize winners were Karl Ridier Kristiansen for the Kampolite folding table, and Sosuke Nakaboo for Legs for a stool, a vacuum-formed ‘pack’ with aluminium legs that becomes an easy-to-assemble stool. Both were awarded £2000. See the pull-out in this issue for details of all the projects.
Sweden-based studio Snask has created the identity for Axfood’s #Mat2030 campaign, which features a series of fresh food items arranged into different words.
Last week, publisher Oxford University Press Education was given a new look by Baxter and Bailey. Now, designers share some of their favourite examples of educational design.
F1’s logo, designed by Wieden + Kennedy last year, could face a copyright dispute because of its similarity to that of a compression tights brand owned by manufacturing giant 3M.
The games company’s Labo kit features flat-pack cardboard sheets that can be transformed into pianos, motorbikes and fishing rods when combined with the Nintendo Switch console.