The Ikepod Watch Company, a Switzerland-based joint venture between designer Marc Newson and entrepreneur Oliver Ike, is launching its first collection named Seaslug. Created by Newson, who designed the interiors for the restaurant Coast (DW 9 June), the Seaslug is a diving watch which took 18 months of ‘ceaseless changes’ to prototype, according to Ikepod. It will be distributed through The Watch Gallery in London on 0171-636 5200.
Design studio Start has created Folio, an online platform where the university’s 20,000 art and design students can upload their own work, and like and share other people’s.
Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv has redesigned the tennis tournament’s logo, drawing inspiration from its existing flaming ball symbol.
Else creative director and partner Dave Dunlop traveled to Austin Texas to find out how designers are increasingly embracing socially responsible tech solutions, which have “inclusion and empowerment” at their
A new exhibition at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk explores the design processes, personal collections and work of typography and graphics legend Wolpe, who designed the Albertus typeface and