Brian Webb and Peyton Skipwith have compiled a book on British designers and artists Edward Bawden and Eric Ravilious. The Webb and Webb founder also curated a show dedicated to the pair, held by the Antique Collectors’ Club. Design features book jackets, advertising, posters, trade cards and ceramics by Bawden and Ravilious. The book is published by the ACC this month.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.