WPP Group, the UK’s largest owner of design groups, has reported like-for-like revenues up just 4 per cent over the first five months of this year, compared to revenue growth of 15 per cent last year. The group says operating margins are still on target to reach 15 per cent over the year, while target margins of 15.5 per cent (for 2002) and 20 per cent in the longer term remain in place.
The series of interactive data visualisation projects features work from Giorgia Lupi, Cristina Tarquini and Felicity Hammond.
For the latest in our series of country guides, we turn to Australia where complex climate and social issues are influencing a new generation of designers.
We speak with Evan Townsend, the designer of Antarctica’s first ever flag, about being inspired by Pride, symbolising a community and aiming for emoji adoption.
The street in South Kensington, which is home to the V&A, Science Museum and Natural History Museum, is looking for installations that support biodiversity.