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.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.