Action Aid and the National Union of Students have launched a digital video competition asking budding artists, student animators and digital artists to produce artwork using the slogan ‘Bollocks To Poverty’. The winning entries will be shown at the Reading Festival 2005 and the best entry will also receive an iPod. The closing date for entries is 16 May. To find out how to take part, visit the website – www.actionaidspace.org.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.