Holmes Wood has created an identity for the Palliative Care Research department at The Royal Marsden Hospital, London, which cares for terminally ill patients. The consultancy was appointed following a credentials presentation. The hospital wanted an identity that would position it as a leading global player within the medical profession, while being sympathetic to its patients.
The Pentagram partner and product designer talks about and his first children’s book, the power of chess and how he designs in the present.
The book has been designed by Manchester-based creative consultancy Music and brings together knowledge to show “there is no standard brain”.
Voice-assistants are becoming a part of our everyday lives, but they don’t understand everyone’s voices equally. We explore how the industry is addressing that inequality.
It’s one of the biggest fashion trends of the last 30 years, but despite sharper styling and direction than ever, brand leaders tell Design Week the key to authentic streetwear