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.
Humphries Kirk has worked with the Design Business Association and its members for 30 years, helping design studios grow, transition and close when necessary, having recently assisted the sale of
Children’s book illustration student Viola Wang has scooped this year’s top prize, beating over 80 other entrants.
As the production designer works on last-minute preparations for the Brits, we speak to her about creating sets for the likes of Coldplay and One Direction, mastering the skill of
New research has found that while 30,000 students graduated from design courses between 2012-2013 and 2015-2016, only a quarter ended up going into “highly skilled” design jobs.