Profile is a collection of essays on design consultancy Pentagram’s 19 partners. It includes contributions from a selection of authors, design critics, editors and cultural figures, plus an overview of this influential group. Edited by Susan Yelavich and published by Phaidon. It is priced £35.
The West Midlands city has been awarded £3 million, and will host a year-long series of events that will encompass art, design, theatre and more.
Calling out sexism, making hospitals happier places to be and reviving classic designs through crowdfunding; we honour the people who have made a difference to the industry over the last
The blue-based purple has been selected for its “provocative” and “thoughtful” shade, which nods to current trends in areas like spirituality and space exploration.
Ivan Chermayeff died aged 85, a logo was launched to tackle “fake news” and designers offered advice on getting a pay rise – the news from the last seven days.