Cello Group has acquired a majority stake in Blonde Digital, the Edinburgh consultancy set up by Pete Burns, former Navy Blue Design Group head of digital media (DW 8 June). Cello paid a ‘nominal sum’ for the 84 per cent stake and will also loan £150 000 to Blonde Digital.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we