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.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.