200 movers and shakers are profiled in Makers of The 20th Century, the first CD-ROM consumer title launched by Rupert Murdoch’s News Multimedia outfit. Israeli group Zapa Digital Arts developed the title, giving the creation of each of the six virtual worlds – mind, power, body, sense, design and discovery – to a different designer. Zapa chief executive Eyal Gever handled the project with consultancy creative director Orit Bergman. The Tel Aviv group is currently creating an adventure computer game titled Enigma for News Multimedia.
The independent music and arts festival based in Wales is in its 16th year, and celebrates its non-corporate ethos by commissioning a different illustrator annually to create its look and
The Association of Illustrators recently launched its #priceitright campaign, to encourage creatives to demand the right fees – the organisation shares its advice for freelancers.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.