Philip Watts Design has created a range of cast bronze street furniture, which has been hand crafted for Nottingham’s Arboretum. The designs include a set of park benches, waste bins, railings and information panels. The listed public park requested the work in time for its annual music and entertainment festival, which took place last weekend. The designs are part of the park’s regeneration programme, launched in 2002.
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As Vauxhall becomes the latest car brand to reveal a flat logo, designers discuss why so many marques are opting for pared-back identities.
Alongside a custom typeface, the new look for the online electrical retailer also includes a rethought colour palette, and a redrawn smile logo.
Weir was in the role for three and a half year and tells Design Week that she hopes her successor will not be one of the “usual suspects”.