Dartington Crystal design director Simon Moore has created a new range of bar glasses for the company, to be unveiled on 2 February. The Bar Excellence range includes two whisky glasses, matching water jug, cocktail glasses, Martini glasses and champagne flutes. ‘We looked back to the origins of Dartington for this range to consolidate the aesthetic of the company,’ explains Moore, who designed Bar Excellence with Dartington designer Hilary Green.
Speaking at this year’s D&AD Festival in London, the graphic designer talks about the weird and wonderful world of Wes, brutal 8am starts and why her job felt like “playing
Creative director Jenny Theolin has launched a new platform that will name studios which treat their junior employees well based on “positive” reviews, rather than a “black-list” that shames companies.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.