The University of St Andrews in Fife is to become home to the Institute for Capitalising on Creativity, the latest academic venture to take advantage of growing commercial interest in the creative industries. Launching this September with a two year Masters programme in Creativity Management, the initiative is a tie-up between five Scottish institutions: Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, the University of Dundee, the University of Abertay Dundee and the University of St Andrews.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.