9 September 2004


It was hard to envisage ten years ago that the embryonic 100% Design – staged in a tent beside London’s Chelsea Barracks – would grow into the international attraction it

Sparks fly in battersea

Parkview International is charging up Battersea Power Station for a new lease of life, with the aid of a consortium of top creative talent, says Anne Konopelski

Out of character

Designers are increasingly turning to quirky, handwritten design work in response to sterile and anonymous typography, says Jim Davies

442 Design warms up Prestwick Airport

Glasgow consultancy 442 Design has been appointed to revamp interiors and graphics at the city’s Prestwick Airport. The group, which was appointed without a pitch, will update interiors in both

Kurzeja moves to Redwood

Contract publisher Redwood has appointed Paul Kurzeja as design director. Kurzeja, who joins this month, will be responsible for brands such as Marks & Spencer and Boots the Chemists across

Room Glasgow on the menu for APA

APA has created interiors for Room Glasgow, the bar and restaurant that will replace Gordon Ramsey’s now defunct Amaryllis as the flagship restaurant at Glasgow’s boutique hotel One Devonshire Gardens.


The 29th International Design Management Conference entitled Leadership by Design is taking place from 24-27 October in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, US. Info: www.dmi.org Contact: Design Management Institute, 29 Temple Place,


Selected works by Kathleen Mann, who taught at the Glasgow School of Art between 1930-33, are on display from 13 September until 29 October. Venue: Glasgow School of Art, Studio

Redhouse Lane has…

Redhouse Lane has created a series of film-focused posters to inform workers in the Department of Health of their rights, as the department prepares for the Freedom of Information Act,

Cosmo appoints Company art director

Cosmopolitan magazine has appointed former Company magazine art director Andy Greenhouse to oversee a redesign of the magazine. Greenhouse will be recruiting a team to work around him.

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