Not all grannies are built the same. Meet Emily Heathcote’s grannie. Emily, a student at Surrey Institute of Art and Design, has won a Stella Dry/i-D Magazine competition with this shot of gran, a bottle and a lighter. Judges, including Ron Arad and Tomato’s Graham Wood, decided Emily best met the `Strong Yet Light’ brief with her piece called Le Ptomane, after the infamous French music-hall act Joseph Pujol, who could fart to order. Impressions of politicians were a speciality, apparently. Full marks to Emily and her grandmother. An exhibition of her work and that of other entrants is now on show at Freedom caf, 60 Wardour Street, London W1.
The project, which centres around an updated “WB” shield, aims to lay the groundwork for the company’s future ahead of its centenary in 2023.
The updated international logo is a “true reflection of the Dutch mentality” and is central to a brand strategy based around openness, inventiveness and inclusivity.
The redesign aims to attract “new, younger and more culturally diverse audiences” to the 118-year-old magazine, while avoiding confusion with The Times newspaper.
Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries spans over 500 years of medical objects.