Artificial Sunshine: A Social History of Domestic Lighting by Maureen Dillons is published this month by the National Trust, priced £18.99. Four new titles in the Design Monographs series are published by Carlton Books this month: a monograph of architects Jaques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron and a celebration of the design and architecture of New York, Berlin and London. Priced £9.99 each.
With both undergoing considerable image changes and integrating new digital tools over the past few years, Design Week explores the mission of bringing heritage organisations into the present day for
The project, which centres around an updated “WB” shield, aims to lay the groundwork for the company’s future ahead of its centenary in 2023.
The updated international logo is a “true reflection of the Dutch mentality” and is central to a brand strategy based around openness, inventiveness and inclusivity.
The redesign aims to attract “new, younger and more culturally diverse audiences” to the 118-year-old magazine, while avoiding confusion with The Times newspaper.