London consultancy Jaques Russell’s brochure featuring unrenovated lofts is ‘the only selling tool’ for The Manhattan Loft Corporation’s launch into the South Bank, according to partner Martin Jaques. ‘We tried to convey the feeling of no limits, you just buy a space and design it how you want – the area will be a hub in a few years’ time,’ he says. The client allowed the consultancy ‘enormous freedom, we designed it exactly as we wanted’, adds Jaques.
Curated by Sea Design, the exhibition focuses on the geometric identity created by consultancy Roundel, which was used on British Rail’s freight trains in the 1980s and 1990s.
Rethinking Urban Mobility has been conducted by companies including Arup and the London Transport Museum, and looks at the impact of developments in transport such as self-driving cars on cities
Last week, we wrote about a series of long-lost Suffragette posters used to fight for women’s right to vote and work in the early 20th century. Now, we ask designers
The graphics of clubbing has been celebrated in a new book by designer Rick Banks. Now, designers reflect on their favourite nightclub identities from over the decades.