Two wheels are better than four, as any self-respecting citizen will affirm, especially if you are ‘cycling mad’ Ken Brewer, the Londoner who has covered 138 105 miles since 1987. Born ‘near the Bow Bells’, the 75-year-old’s mileage was sadly halted after an operation for cancer of the bladder. Undeterred, and in true Lance Armstrong style, Brewer’s career was resurrected thanks to the design of a special saddle called the Rido. Conceived, designed, developed, and marketed by British designer John Kenney – son of the former Dunlop research scientist, Michael Kenney – Brewer’s former glory has apparently been restored. The residents of ‘tranquil’ Little Clacton must rue the day that the pressure was taken off his perineum.
The start of a new year brought us an identity for a Covid-adapted restaurant, calligraphic coffee branding and a new series of lockdown posters.
Seals set up foundry Vocal Type – which takes inspiration from past protest movements – in the hope of celebrating creatives of colour.
It will be another month spent at home but you can still take in everything from utopian community building to overcoming creative barriers and more.
This year winning work will be given a bigger platform than ever before, we are assembling our biggest ever judging panel and categories have been tweaked for maximum relevance.