The products of design hero James Dyson are set to hit the TV screens over the Easter weekend, with a flash-looking advertising campaign. The moodily-shot ads will illustrate the power of Dyson’s vacuum cleaners in a laboratory wind tunnel. Can one advertisement add glamour to housework and laboratories at the same time? Watch this space…
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.