Jonathan Ive has been awarded a CBE for services to the design industry in this year’s New Year Honours list. Vivienne Westwood was awarded a DBE, while sculptor Rachel Whiteread was given a CBE. Alan Livingstone, principal of University College Falmouth, was awarded a CBE for services to education, and Wagamama founder Alan Yau an OBE for services to the hospitality industry.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we