Lighting designer Richard Rafter aims to take over London’s shop windows. Previously in-house at Liberty’s, where work included the London Fashion Week display shown above, Rafter has just set up his own company. The Lighting Department Limited aims to provide temporary lighting design for window displays. ‘Stores tend to spend a fortune on displays and props and don’t bother with the lighting. Most are dreadfully lit,’ says Rafter.
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.
SomeOne has given The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple a new identity with a three-dimensional, winged horse symbol.
Pentagram partners Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell have designed the latest campaign branding for the annual fashion week, in a bid to link it up with its two partner events.