Design consultancy Barter Barrett has designed a logo and website to mark St Ives in Cambridgeshire’s 900th anniversary. The logo, based on the town’s coat of arms and featuring an illustration of its 15th-century bridge, will first appear on leaflets aimed at local businesses. It will also appear on the website, which goes live in September, before being applied to lamp-post banners in November.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
From a fully functional American diner through to Google’s unnerving house showing how technology has taken over our lives, we round up our favourites from this year’s Italian design festival.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi talks about why he decided to create a new typeface that incorporates braille and letters to cater for both blind and sighted people.