8 November 2001

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Resource Design has designed Arrow Electronics’ first stand-alone UK website, www.arrowuk.com, which launched on Monday.

Museum gains a historical Insight

The National Museum of Photography Film & Television is launching what it claims to be a unique facility that will allow academics, researchers and members of the public to handle archived historic material.

TKO cycles to the launch of the TKOti bespoke bike

London product group TKO has designed a limited edition bicycle, called the TKOti, which receives its global launch next week. The TKOti is one of several products being displayed at a Government-organised exhibition in Switzerland on 13 November (DW 25 October). Other products include Hollington Associates’ Kodak zoom camera and Seymour Powell’s Rowenta vacuum cleaner […]

Call for entries

The Royal Society of Arts 2002 Student Design Awards will focus on five themes: 21st century living, what we wear/ where we live, our public spaces, the age opportunity and getting the message. Winners will be given the opportunity of work experience with the sponsoring companies. The closing date for entries is 29 November. Contact: […]

Tomlinson shows us his Royle Family catchphrase

The brief handed to Burn The Book for designs of The Royle Family star Ricky Tomlinson’s CD, Music My Arse, was to create a layout reflecting the fun nature of the music and the larger than life personality of Tomlinson. Oh, and work to ‘tight’ deadlines. So it stuck a naked front view of Tomlinson […]

Determined students can’t be dissuaded from design

As a final-year student specialising in graphic design, I fully understand the hardships of looking for work in such a tough industry. But Robin Arnold’s negative attitude towards graduates getting design-related jobs shocked both myself and my peers (Letters, DW 18 October). If Arnold was as passionate about design as he made out, why was […]

Environmental approach for Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd’s latest album Echoes, which was released on Monday, has been created in partnership with the Future Forests environmental initiative. The partnership will result in the creation of four long-term indigenous forests in Scotland, India, Mexico and the US. The album carries the Carbon Neutral symbol to signify that a sufficient number of trees […]

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Adera Nucleus has branded on-line venture Makemyphone, which allows mobile users to customise their phones. The work, which includes identity, packaging and website design, launched this week.

Talk

The Institute of Contemporary Arts’ series of talks, examining the power of the press over Britain’s cultural agenda, continue with Culture’s Gatekeepers on 15 November at 7pm. Speakers include BBC News arts correspondent Rosie Millard and Dazed & Confused editor Rachel Newsome. Contact: 020 7930 3647 or visit www.ica.org.uk for details. Venue: ICA Theatre, ICA, […]

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Beacon Communications has designed the packaging for a 25-strong range of BBC Top Gear-branded car products, which are scheduled to launch in stores in early 2002.

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NB Studio has designed publishing company Penguin’s 2002 catalogue, which will be sent to booksellers, authors and agents on 12 November.

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