Global digital media consultancy US Web/ CKS is launching a new name and identity following its merger with technology group Whittman Hart. The group has been renamed March First.com, and appointed Rachel Clare from CKS to head its expanding creative team in London. The group is still pursuing its plan of acquiring a UK Web design group to aid expansion, according to US Web/ CKS managing partner Andrew Jurczynski (DW 4 February).
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.
The British Dyslexia Association has put out guidelines that aim to encourage designers, businesses and teachers to consider those who struggle with reading and writing when making typeface, colour, spacing
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.