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.’
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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.