There’s no doubt that techno and album-sleeve design are more important than life itself, particularly to the semi-professional DJs on Design Week’s production desk, but if Red Design’s Ed Templeton is to be believed, they’re more important than that. Of the group’s artwork for independent dance music label, Soma, Templeton said last week, ‘The artwork is a response to the epic nature of the album title – Alien Radio – and is inspired by the Constructavist [sic] celebration of huge scale and epic human achievement, echoing the nature of the music (techno).’ What would Templeton verbally make of the Soma album sleeve created by Red Design for Mr Hermano’s Free as the Morning Sun?
Sam Jacob Studio has been commissioned to design the exhibition spaces and interiors of the new Cartoon Museum, and will work with graphic design studio Fraser Muggeridge to create a
Kin Design has created interactive installations for the Eden Project’s new permanent show Invisible Worlds, which delves into the fascinating stories of miniscule micro-organisms, and the impact humans have made
Research shows that over half of designers have been to university, compared to a third of the UK workforce on a whole. We chat to Hilary Chittenden, senior foundation manager
The design consultancy has rebranded the alcohol subscription service, which sends its members a surprise bottle of gin plus other goodies every month.