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.
Production company Noah Media Group is behind the opening titles, animations and on-screen graphics for this year’s World Cup – we speak to art director Kim Teddy about how traditional
London-based consultancy LoveGunn has created a series of type-based posters inspired by 20th century Russian Futurism and Constructivism for this year’s World Cup.
The WC2018 predictor lives as a website and Instagram feed, displaying a number up to 100 for each country that indicates how well it’s likely to perform in the tournament.
Glasgow-based studio Tangent has created the campaign imagery for this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival.