He looks scary, but we’re told he’s a ‘gentle giant’. Steve Walker, six foot four and 23 stone Brunel University design graduate and former bouncer, has designed a ‘slash-proof, punch-proof suit of body armour’ for doormen. We can’t think of a better use for two types of rubber during the Christmas run-in. Bet he likes Lord of the Rings, too.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.
A new research project by Thomas.Matthews and students from the RCA is aiming to “continue the conversation” about sustainability in the publishing industry.
D&AD has launched its eclectic branding for its annual festival and awards, taking place this week – we look at how it was co-designed by Hato and thousands of people