Former Factory Records designer Trevor Johnson, now creative director at Manchester-based consultancy Via, has designed an identity and print material for the Greater Manchester Music Action Zone. Launched yesterday (28 February 2002), it aims to get under-18s involved in making music and is funded by the National Foundation of Youth Music with National Lottery money.
Designed with Made Thought studio, the future-facing look for the image sharing platform seeks to embrace “humanity” and resist tech clichés.
The Creative Industries Fund will provide “a package of targeted support” for UK-registered micro and small businesses with innovative ideas.
Co-founders Rebecca Thomson and Rachita Saraogi discuss how their design-led workshops can build girls’ confidence and prompt industry change.
Finished just in time for museums to reopen to the public on 17 May, the project uses the “local details” of the poet’s work to form the visitor experience.