Another “lobbying force” emerged last week in Wood & Wood’s 30-year birthday exhibition (see Diary, page 17). Art-directed by Alan Fletcher, it brings together 34 designers to compile a 3D alphabet. The results have a witty twist, as you’d expect from folks like Michael Wolff, Janice Kirkpatrick and Colin Forbes. It’s one of the best expressions of creativity for some time – and it’s fun. Go to Pentagram’s office to see it – and take a client.
The successful projects from this year’s awards come from creatives from around the world, working across categories including home, office, retail and hospitality.
Advocacy groups and businesses, including the Creative Industries Federation, have written an open letter to the UK government.
Designed by Morrama studio, Wild is a compostable refill deodorant that takes aim at the cosmetic industry’s waste problem.
The man behind the updated Mini, Fiat 500 and BMW X5 turns his eye to a completely different design project: the baby seat.