One-man operation Frank Gallacher bought sampling machinery to develop prototype models of his designs for leather bags with the backing and support of the Glasgow Collection. Gallacher, who has a workshop in Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow, has the skills and tools to produce well-designed, desirable bags for the accessories market. He has a fascination with geometric patterns, which is reflected in the complex shapes of his creations. The leather bags are available in six different designs and colours, from bright bowling bags to formal, minimal wallets.
This week the Hindu festival of colours takes place, which sees communities across the world throw powder over each other to mark the start of Spring and celebrate love, joy
Experts on branding (Jack Renwick), social design (Sophie Thomas), exhibition design (Lucienne Roberts) are joined by Ustwo design director Helen Fuchs, The Guardian’s digital director Ben Longden and many more.
Mantzaris, who will be speaking at Offset design festival in Dublin this April, tells us all about what goes into making films such as Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs and
The symbols representing different sports have been created by Japanese graphic designer Masaaki Hiromura, and aim to communicate with an international audience.