DEGREE SHOW • Chelsea College of Art and Design MA shows, from 1 to 6 October, includes interior, spatial and textile design. Venue: Chelsea College of Art and Design, Millbank, London SW1. Details: www.chelseamafa.com. • Front Line showcases innovative jewellery design by UK graduates, from 22 September to 22 October. Venue: Brazen, 58 Albion Street, Merchant City, Glasgow, G1 1LH. EXHIBITIONS • From Playground to Playscape explores the ideas informing the design of the Experimental Playground Kit, from 30 September to 29 October. Venue: Royal Institute of British Architects, 66 Portland Place, London W1. Details: www.designlaboratory.co.uk. • Goldsmith’s Fair includes contemporary jewellery and silverware by 90 designer-makers, from 3 to 9 October. Venue: Goldsmiths Hall, Foster Lane, London EC2. • Ways of Living features work by Jorge Pardo, who tests the boundaries between art and design, from 1 October to 20 November. Venue: Kettle’s Yard, Castle Street, Cambridge, CB3 OAQ. TALK • Sign Design Society presents a talk by Stephen Green. Making Destination Branding Tangible, on 5 October at 6.30pm. Venue: The District Room, 7th Floor, East Wing, London Underground Head Office, 55 Broadway, London SW1. COMING UP • DBA Design Effectiveness Awards Ceremony on 24 November at the Trocadero, Piccadilly Circus, London, W1. Ticket details: www.dba.org.uk/awards/dea.asp.
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