It started as a ‘team building exercise’ and ended as the ‘England drinking competition’, according to Open Agency director Mike Horseman, who led a consultancy day out to Bournemouth. The plan was to ‘take one or two briefs to exercise the old grey cells and develop team spirit within the agency’, explains Horseman. But he admits misinterpreting his own plan using some ‘good old designer lateral thinking’ and ‘brought my own briefs and drank all the team spirits’.
Design studio The Team has given the charity a new identity centred around the equals symbol, in a bid to highlight its aim to make the UK a better place
The festival, which will run in October and is focusing on the work of pioneering female authors, is now in its 12th year and has been given a new look
As the V&A becomes the hub for the London Design Festival for the 10th time, we take a closer look at the installations, displays and talks happening throughout the week
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director John Spencer, says jargon and bullshit are getting in the way of people understanding and valuing design.