Sir Martin Sorrell’s speech at the Cannes Advertising Festival was quickly beamed around the world last week. But, while the tongue-in-cheek delivery earned the WPP chief executive rapturous applause, some didn’t see the funny side. In an open letter to the WPP chief executive and Fitch chairman Rodney Fitch, former Fitch Worldwide chief creative officer Ted Leonhardt explains why it’s time to get serious. (See Design Business, DW 29/06/06)
For years those living with dyslexia have faced the stigma attached to their condition, but research from Cambridge University suggests the learning disorder can make creative-led professions like design more
The database aims to be the world’s biggest resource of climate crisis posters.
Much of the work at this year’s event is underpinned by sustainability, with designs from the likes of Mexico, the UAE and Scandinavia all being featured for their eco-friendly credentials.
MarinaTex, an organic and biodegradable alternative to traditional plastic, was developed by University of Sussex student Lucy Hughes.