Congratulations to Euan Webster, 25, a designer at Landor Associates who’s won the British award for the BP Young European Artist of the Year. This year’s theme was road safety, and Euan’s entry uses a picture of an intravenous drip. ‘The only time you see one of these is when you have a serious accident. I thought it was an appropriate medium to show the numbers of annual road deaths and injuries in Britain,’ he says. Euan will go on a seminar in Istanbul this October, together with the winning designers from each European country.
A new exhibition at the London Transport Museum shows the graphics and prints of female designers who have been “criminally neglected”, curator David Bownes tells us. Now, contributors tell
Bulletproof’s redesign of Pizza Express’ supermarket range and Sadler’s Wells Theatre’s new membership materials are both included in the 54-strong shortlist for this year’s awards.
We recently wrote about a long-lost Albanian alphabet, discovered by a university student from Kosovo. Now, typographers and graphic designers tell us about their favourite scripts, from Arabic ones
Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill has created the Saatchi Suite where visitors can experience and purchase the art and design which has been curated within the space.