Here at Design Week, we’re keen on swimming pools. Aside from the pub, it is where you are most likely to find the team out of hours, apart from if it’s a sunny day and we’re at the lido of course. So we were pleased to see the opening of London’s Kentish Town Baths on […]
Not many of the new fonts that get launched every month get a propaganda department-style press launch. But Tooting Sans, which has been designed by Stuart Brown for Hamburger Fonts, has had the full WWII treatment. The limited-edition screenprint that launched the font is a reworking of a propaganda poster produced by the British Government […]
If we thought we were in for a let-up in workload as the summer reaches its height, we were wrong. The volume of projects coming across our desks at Design Week has abated slightly, but not to the extent you might expect in a year we’re told to expect a double-dip recession. On the contrary, […]
British Design Innovation has raised concerns over the Government’s review of the Design Council, stating that it does not allow for public consultation and is chaired by a member of the Design Council’s board.
Dyson is considering appealing against yesterday’s High Court ruling that a Vax vacuum cleaner does not infringe its registered design.
Dixon Baxi has created an on-screen ident for pan-European TV channel 13th Street Universal, which will launch in September.
Universal Design Studio has created the interiors for the flagship store of luxury Italian womenswear label Maryling in the Chinese city of Shanghai.
Whether it’s skinning up a website or designing a background for some new food packaging, creating patterns can be important part of all aspects of design. Everyone that has suffered from designer’s block at some point knows the importance of looking at the world around you for visual inspiration, whether it’s in a beautiful natural […]
Have you created an illustration recently that you’re really proud of and are keen to shout about it to other illustrators, designers and, most importantly, commissioners? Then the Association of Illustrators latest call for submissions will be just the soapbox you’ve been looking for. Images is the AOI’s showcase of the best contemporary British illustration […]
The Junkman likes to make soup. Not just any old soup, however, given that the ‘ingredients’ are inedible being made from, er junk. After ‘cooking the soup and adding a few extra spices’, as he puts it, the finished creation doesn’t look particularly appetising, but certainly is intriguing in more ways than one. If you’re […]
Virgin Atlantic Airways unveiled its new aircraft livery and brand identity today, designed by Johnson Banks and steered by Circus.
A new Cass Art store will open next week in Hampstead, north London, with interior design by Pentagram partner William Russell, and digital interactives by All of Us.