4 November 1999

SF Cody

‘On one ten day Australian shoot, the $10 000-a-day (£6 250) American model decided not to turn up because she didn’t feel like it.

Less is more

Dieter Rams believes sustainable design forms part of the cure for wasteful consumerism. He expanded on this at yesterday’s RSA Student Design Awards 75th anniversary lecture

Wagstaffs loses two senior staff

Wagstaffs managing director Clare Anderson has left the group in the same week that the consultancy’s design director, Brian Green, departed, along with two designers.

The Payoff

What are the trends and issues determining wage rates in the design industry? Clare Dowdy finds out what you can expect to earn, from the office junior to the boss.

Lighthouse extends its holdings

Fitch parent group Lighthouse Holdings has this week acquired a privately-owned US design consultancy “to complement Fitch”. The group in question has not yet been identified, because its staff have

Interbrand to forge APA name

Merging metals giant APA has appointed the Interbrand group to create a new name and positioning for the conglomerate internationally. The appointment of the global design group comes after a

Designer doubles as royal minder at DBA

WPA Pinfold design director Richard Hurst’s secret double life was finally uncovered at last week’s Design Business Association Design Effectivenss Awards. While enjoying drinks with fellow nominees at the Hilton

Design Partners wins awards

Irish design consultancy Design Partners is celebrating after three of its products were awarded the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design’s Good Design 1999 Award. All three items –

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