Structures based on natural forms, photographed by Steve Geliot, adorn the cover of Public Art in the South East, a guide to commissioning public art, produced by Arts Council England and the South East England Development Agency and designed by TWA Design. Its launch coincides with the announcement of Awards for Art in Public Places. Successful projects are set to benefit from awards totalling more than £300 000. The scheme’s organisers have invited organisations and artists to submit initial ideas by 4 May.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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