Sustainable design in the built environment is the focus of this spring’s schedule for The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Architecture, Design and the City. Re:Motion, which is billed as the programme’s centrepiece, was designed by Graven Images and first shown at the Rotterdam Biennale last summer. Re:Motion features eight Scottish architects’ ideas on travel and mobility for a sustainable future. The exhibition includes Rivercity, a congestion-easing concept by Gareth Hoskins Architects (pictured). Re:Motion runs from 19 February at The Lighthouse, Glasgow G1 3LX.
The branding features a strong, typographic logo based on the designer’s initials, and a “clashing” colour palette of beige and pink.
Last week, we wrote about a new retrospective on graphic designer Nigel Waymouth, whose psychedelic work graced the album covers of Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix during the 1960s. Now,
Illustrator and designer Ben Tallon looks at how rising tuition fees are deterring budding creative students, and asks whether short courses could be just as valuable.
The organisation’s ongoing Design in the Public Sector programme will focus on addressing lifestyle issues such as smoking through prevention methods as part of a 16-week course.