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.
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As part of our series looking at alternative jobs in design studios, we speak to Sam Pollen, head of digital writing at Reed Words, about how he got to where
New Pentagram partner Yuri Suzuki gives us an insight into his highly experimental work ahead of a talk he will give at Design Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa, later