There’ll be a bit of a designer knees-up later this month when photographer Martin Parr has a book launch at Delphina in London’s Bermondsey. The book, Flowers, is designed by Browns and the event is sponsored by paper company Munken. Hang on a minute, sounds a bit like an evening last year, when paper company GF Smith invited half the design community to East One restaurant in London’s Clerkenwell to meet photographer Rankin. That was then followed by a book designed by Sea. Which only goes to show that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
Children’s book illustration student Viola Wang has scooped this year’s top prize, beating over 80 other entrants.
As the production designer works on last-minute preparations for the Brits, we speak to her about creating sets for the likes of Coldplay and One Direction, mastering the skill of
New research has found that while 30,000 students graduated from design courses between 2012-2013 and 2015-2016, only a quarter ended up going into “highly skilled” design jobs.
We Launch has redesigned the branding to “change the stigma” associated with the sports, which have now been brought together under one organisation.