A vibrant illustration by Arlene Adams is incorporated into the identity by Bedford consultancy Wagstaffs Design for the new London Skills Forecasting Unit. Wagstaffs used extracts of the illustration in promotional leaflets and brochures for the organisation, which was launched last week to assess demand for skills in the capital. Wagstaffs is also designing literature for the London TEC Council, which is leading the skills unit.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
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.