Comic strip postcards, by Simon Grennan and Christopher Sperandio, are encouraging Milton Keynes residents to take a fresh look at the city’s disparate public art (Crescentia Low’s story pictured). The cards are based on stories about local art – some fictional, others real. Available from the Milton Keynes Gallery, the cards range from childhood memories of playing round Eilis O’Connell’s The Space Between to dressing up as a jockey and riding Elisabeth Frink’s black horse.
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.
We Launch has redesigned the branding to “change the stigma” associated with the sports, which have now been brought together under one organisation.