Johnson Banks takes a tongue-in-cheek look at Britain’s twin-obsessions of branding and the millennium, in a new publication, Millennium Guidelines. The document includes tips for the millennium on a range of design issues. It also includes a more general section on living the brand. Why not wear the brand by sporting a dome haircut or Millennium moustache, it asks? And don’t forget to tell your friends to do the same.
The new permanent displays are part of a year-long, Department for Transport led initiative to get more young people to study engineering.
This month, an exhibition opened showcasing 20 years of Penguin Essentials. Now, designers tell us about their favourite editions of books with illustrated covers.
Pentagram partner Michael Bierut has had a 40-year-career, which spans the ubiquitous Hillary Clinton US presidential campaign logo, Mastercard’s first rebrand in 20 years and the wayfinding for the New
Queens of Industry runs until 2019 at Leeds Industrial Museum, and tells the stories of working women who acted as industrial ambassadors for Britain throughout the 20th century.