Ten art college graduates have been shortlisted for the £10 000 Pizza Express Prospects 2001 prize, with entries covering a range of media. The shortlist is: Jamie Gili, Louisa Fairclough, Onya Attridge, Tanya Axford, Peter Lloyd, Kate Matthews, Laura Green, Janet Payne, Ingrid Loxterkamp and Andrew Mania. Shortlisted work will be on display from tomorrow (Thursday) to 9 September at competition co-founder Britart’s gallery in London’s Commercial Street. The public can vote for entries at www.britart.com.
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.