The designer of the Spitfire fighter plane, Reginald Joseph Mitchell, is the hero featured on a new commemorative label that’s set to be issued by the Royal Mail. The label, designed by Roy Knipes, is included in books of stamps that will be sold at Post Offices from 16 May. A separate vended book featuring Mitchell was designed by Llewellyn Thomas. Mitchell designed 24 aircraft before dying in 1937 at the age of 42.
The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.
Online art shop RoomFifty has worked with studio Intoart, commissioning four disabled creatives to design prints that are being sold for £20 each.
Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity
Samsung says its Space Monitor has been designed to address the customer desire for more deskspace by offering an elegant solution, which allows the product to blend into its environment.