London’s Coningsby Gallery hosts an exhibition of illustrations curated by Design Week art director Ivan Cottrell next week, to celebrate the magazine’s 20th birthday. The illustrations have all featured on Design Week’s 1000 covers of the past 20 years and represent some of the best illustrations commissioned, says Cottrell. ‘This is a good way of measuring how styles have changed across the years,’ he explains. The exhibition runs at 30 Tottenham Street, W1, from Wednesday 4 October to Friday 6 October, open from 10am to 6pm.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we