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)
New research suggests that while businesses value the importance of design, they are less willing to involve creatives at board level. Looking at the benefits of creative decision-making, Mat
The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan.
This week is national Refugee Week, a seven-day series of art, film, music and theatre events celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. We mark the
The publisher’s annual awards saw 2,100 design students submit book cover interpretations for Animal Farm, A Brief History of Time and Noughts & Crosses — a judging panel has whittled