Building On Success

Miriam Cadji profiles three architectural groups whose award-winning interiors are helping to attract more impressive commissions

Apple scoops D&AD Gold Award for a fourth year

Apple dominated the D&AD’s 40th birthday awards ceremony, with company co-founder and chief executive officer Steve Jobs on hand to accept in person a Gold Award for the Apple iPod. This is the fourth year running that Apple has scooped D&AD’s top prize for creative achievement. Jobs was accompanied on his rare trip to the […]

Golden wonders

As the nation looks forward to a long weekend full of street parties, John Cooper visits an alternative Jubilee celebration at London’s Britart

LuxSAT identity has Springpoint in its step

Springpoint has created an identity for satellite provider LuxSAT, which begins broadcasting in North Africa and parts of the Middle East in June, as the consultancy continues to build its profile across the Arab continent. Springpoint has also designed packaging for set-top boxes, signage and shop facia for retail outlets, stationery and marketing material, the […]

Singapore Airlines seats passengers in Avio style

Singapore Airlines this week launches its revamped business class seat designed by Italy’s Avio Interiors, representing a design investment of over £1m and an overall project investment of £65m by the airline. The new generation seat, which reclines into a flat bed, will roll out across the airline’s 43-strong fleet over the next year. The […]

Digest

Logica has appointed Wardour Communications to produce its 2002 annual report.

Viv’id is none too pleased about unwanted exposure

It’s heating up at design and marketing consultancy Viv’id’s Warrington office, thanks to a mix-up with the sort of website on which you don’t expect to find a picture of your mother. Since www.viv-id.co.uk went live earlier this year the consultancy has been plagued with enquiries about risqué photos and videos of the ‘Vivid Girls’, […]

Norfolk’s Finest farms new look

Carruthers and Hobbs has revamped the packaging of Norfolk’s Finest, a brand of dried herbs based on a farm in East Anglia, to aid the brand’s expansion into supermarkets. The brand is presently sold through mail order and small food retailers like delicatessens and its previous design was felt to be impractical for display in […]

Cinema India: The Art of Bollywood,

Graphic Thought Facility has designed a poster for the Victoria & Albert Museum exhibition Cinema India: The Art of Bollywood, which will be used as part of press and promotional materials.

Jestico & Whiles

Design Week award winner 2002 in the restaurants, cafés, clubs and bars category: Innecto; and D&AD 2002 silver winner: Hakkasan

Boa aims to carve up British market

Priestman Goode has teamed up with Boa Housewares to launch a British range of kitchen products, as a mid-price rival to established European brands like Alessi and knife specialists such as Hinkel. The project could be worth a seven-figure sum to the group, says Boa Housewares director Brian Alexander, as remuneration is being calculated on […]

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