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.
The infamous “swipe-right” dating app has a new, minimal logo of a flame symbol, and a “cleaner” app design with a greater focus on photography.
This year’s A-level results indicate a 3% drop in students accepted onto art and design undergraduate courses, down by over 1,500 people.
The print designs for Eduardo Paolozzi’s multi-coloured mosaic tiles, which were almost destroyed in 2015, are to be auctioned this week in his hometown, Edinburgh.
A patent filed by the Google-owned autonomous vehicle company shows how sensors in its cars could be used to detect a collision with a pedestrian or cyclist, and soften the