Design industry mainstay Marcello Minale had his cover blown at a surprise party, held in a marquee to honour his 60th birthday. The unsuspecting Minale turned up under the impression it was Minale Tattersfield’s annual Christmas party. But this wasn’t the main surprise. That came later, when a mighty gust of wind uprooted the marquee, leaving Minale and his colleagues completely exposed. One dreads to contemplate the impact of the blast on the skirt-wearing contingency.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
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