We take it all back. Two weeks ago we accused Saatchi & Saatchi of having exploited trainspotters for the sake of cheap humour while leaving it up to us to exploit the poor creatures for hard cash (surely Saatchi’s raison d’Ãªtre). The group had, free of charge, issued press with Midland Mainline trainspotter notebooks to commemorate its work on said railway’s identity. Staff at Saatchi’s have set us straight. They will happily improve their bottom line by selling the remaining 40 notebooks to real trainspotters, and are wondering if DW has received any offers.
Design studio Start has created Folio, an online platform where the university’s 20,000 art and design students can upload their own work, and like and share other people’s.
Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv has redesigned the tennis tournament’s logo, drawing inspiration from its existing flaming ball symbol.
Else creative director and partner Dave Dunlop traveled to Austin Texas to find out how designers are increasingly embracing socially responsible tech solutions, which have “inclusion and empowerment” at their
A new exhibition at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk explores the design processes, personal collections and work of typography and graphics legend Wolpe, who designed the Albertus typeface and