Blast has created the identity and support material for the British Design & Art Direction’s training programme, Workout, which kicks off on 6 June. Workout is directed at creatives who have worked for two to five years. Blast creative director Colin Gifford says, ‘We adapted the language and physical elements of a training workout to reflect the mental aspects of the programme. Motivational words, such as ‘push’ and ‘stretch’, are used to encourage the broadening and development of creative thinking.’
The Wild lets users design spaces and share their vision “in real time”, which the company claims can help bridge the gap between ideas and reality
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.