6 September 2007


News in pictures

Thomas Heatherwick has transformed the entrance to Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital in London, as part of a £2m project to improve the area. Heatherwick’s first commission for the NHS,


Festival perspective

The scale and scope of the London Design Festival means you need to steer a well-planned route through the mammoth event that covers every discipline as well as multiple sites


Kid appeal

Obvious colours and predictable shapes have long dominated design for children, says Pamela Buxton, but recent research, the subject of a London Design Festival conference, finds that there’s no sound

chris wood

Photon pays £6.4m for Corporate Edge

Corporate Edge’s acquisition by Photon Group UK, part of Australian specialist marketing services group Photon Group, marks the first purchase of a branding consultancy by the UK arm of the

fabric words

Print into art

If printmaking seems to be always about work, work, work, then why not call a halt for a moment and consider its myriad possibilities as a thread of artistic practice?

martin nixon

Aiming for an emerald planet

Martin Nixon always assumed that his design business was environmentally right on, but an audit revealed that his carbon footprint was much bigger than he thought

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