It seems creatives have designs on re-inventing the Gregorian calendar. Taking a leaf from Trickett & Webb’s book, Proctor and Stevenson has issued its 2001 calendar running from February to February, to avoid Christmas printing delays. The calendar features office paraphernalia in cunning guises, from designer Mike Cain’s cutting-mat-as-Subbuteo-pitch to Ailsa Billington’s business card-as-semi-lethal missile.
As part of our series looking at in-house design teams, we talk to a graphic designer at the Royal Mint about designing new coins, Paddington Bear and the value of
Hamish Smyth and Jesse Reed are developing a new online platform that will help designers to create guidelines and clients to follow them properly.
The ball design looks to tell a positive mental health narrative through its “fluid, organic graphic” which represents the “flow state”.
Kengo Kuma and Toyo Ito are among the 16 designers and architects to have produced work for an exhibition that explores the “relationship between dogs and their people”.