5 August 2010

Trine chair

Tracing the grain

An exhibition of John Makepeace’s work is as much about the achievements and genius of ’the father of British furniture design’, as it is a celebration of wood in all

Tiptree’s ‘adult’ range of ice creams

Cool again

Ice cream is making a comeback. Forget Fab lollies and kitsch 1950s paraphernalia and say hello to a world of adult indulgence, bespoke flavours and retail drama. John Stones warms

City ID’s Legible City Southampton Common map

Handheld universe

Mapping and GPS technology for mobile devices are rapidly coming of age, offering the scope to provide plenty of fun and information along with directions from A to B. Anna

Simon Spilsbury

Profile: Simon Spilsbury

Despite impressive work with digital and moving image, this illustrator’s skills are most spontaneous in simple pen and ink. Garrick Webster talks to the award-winning artist from Bath whose latest

Voxpop

What alternative name would you have given to the London bicycle hire scheme, which is currently called Barclays Cycle Hire?

Best of the Web

  http://tiny.cc/6o6y9 Hooked is a great blog for lovers of street art, graffiti, photography and illustration. Last week’s Street Art Walking Tour around east London found loads of QR code

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First look at London Design Festival 2018

This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.