There’s a luminous UFO suspended over Gdansk, and a beam of light rises from the BBC in London – what’s going on? Clare Dowdy goes skygazing with three lighting designers
The Ministry of Justice is on the hunt for a design group to create a permanent exhibition at the site of a newly restructured United Kingdom Supreme Court on London’s
You know you’re a graphic designer when your first instinct is Ctrl-Alt-Z. As a writer, I know when I’ve been working too hard because I start playing a game whereby
The world of brand communication has embarked on a period of rapid change. The conventional advertising ‘one to many’ broadcast model is being replaced by a ‘many to many’ informal
Last week you asked how London could become a better city to live in than Copenhagen (Voxpop, DW 26 June). Copenhagen has had a 20-year programme to improve public spaces
Will Alsop’s Public Gallery, which opens this month, allows visitors to experience visual art noisily. As museums evolve from being quiet places of contemplation, what types of spaces do you
We enjoyed your article on cigarette pack warnings (Voxpop, DW 19 June). A while back, we did a quick thought exercise on how such warnings might be changed so they
Your article ‘The medium is the message’ (News Analysis, DW 1 May) posed the question ‘Where are today’s equivalents of the graphic expression of revolutionary spirit last seen in 1968?’.
While reporting on the Euro 2008 semi-final football match between Germany and Turkey, the Tagesthemen news programme on German channel ARD, which is broadly comparable to BBC One, showed the
These aren’t just any old postcards, these are John Hinde postcards. I have a collection of hundreds of them, compiled through many trips to the seaside, beauty spots, visitor attractions
Glass ceilings are shattering across the UK, but graphic design is resolutely male. Maybe it’s because women are rubbish at bullshitting, says Adrian Shaughnessy Why aren’t more women designers in
This month UK brewer Wells & Young’s will relaunch its honey-flavoured Waggle Dance ale with a new bottle design, courtesy of Blue Marlin Brand Design.