‘Following the British Design & Art Direction’s SuperHumanism conference earlier this year, Design Week has decided to take a lead in provoking positive response to the initiative from the design community. We’ve asked a handful of design groups to come up with visual and written ideas of devices or services that might improve people’s lives. Responses ranged from humorous to environmental and sustainable design solutions. Research by Natalie Adams
We speak to New York-based Pentagram partner Bierut about creating a more “consistent” identity for collaborative working tool Slack, retaining the “playfulness” of its beloved hashtag, and why the
Scanners that could eliminate the need to remove coats or shoes and machines that could mean we leave liquids in our bags were just some of the designs on display
As part of our series on design in 2019, Sebastian Conran, founder of his self-named studio, looks at what will happen in product design over the next 12 months.
The rebrand by Blast Design is centred around a logo with ligature-inspired lettering and a graphic device made of joined-up lines, to express the idea of “bringing people together”.