The call for nominations has gone out for Design Week’s 2006 Hot 50, which honours people who have gone the extra mile for design over the past 12 months. Contenders can include politicians, clients, educationalists, cultural figures, design activists and organisations and designers. Please e-mail nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday 4 October.
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director says there’s no such thing as brand design and much of what the design industry says about brand is incomprehensible, pretentious and just plain daft.
The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.
From vegan vending machines to zero plastic takeaways, the food industry is finding inventive solutions to its plastic problem.