British artists including Gavin Turk and Gary Hume unveil designs on scooter icon Vespa this week. The biggest names in Britart were asked to create graphics for the Vespa GT (Georgina Starr’s and Harland Miller’s pictured). The designs will be displayed at www.britart.com/artvespa from 1 November and the public will be invited to bid for the bikes, culminating in a live auction on 30 November. The bikes will be exhibited at the Eyestorm gallery on London’s Maddox Street between 23 and 30 November.
As part of our series looking at up-and-coming creatives, we speak with freelance illustrator Kristyna Baczynski about how her Ukrainian heritage inspired her to make a graphic novel, why she
This year, the showcase of up-and-coming designers’ work challenges everything from ‘manspreading’ and loneliness in older people, to sustainability and smart phone addiction.
Norway’s capital has been rebranded by design consultancy Creuna, which aims to strengthen links between the municipality and its citizens.
Illustrators and designers including Quentin Blake, Frith Kerr and Antony Gormley have interpreted the number 30 for the museum’s birthday.