The Week in Design

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1. The new Intellectual Property Act makes design copying a criminal offence. We look at everything you need to know about the new law.


2. Missouri Creative has created new branding for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), creating a look ‘inspired by the RNLI world’.


3. Wolff Olins has rebranded Qatar Museums, which has been renamed and positioned as a ‘cultural instigator for the creation generation’.

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This year’s London Design Festival is set to feature a ‘Drone Aviary’ in the gardens of the Victoria & Albert Museum.

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A few weeks ago, Design Week’s Tom and Emily were guests on the Pick Me Up radio show. You can listen to their hour-long music mix here.

Design stories in the national press

The Guardian wants to know whether you can identify these classic books by their covers.

There’s an interesting piece in Slate which tells ‘the horrifying true story of the ugliest jerseys in US soccer history’.

The Independent looks at plans to rebrand Heathrow Terminal 5 as ‘Terminal Samsung Galaxy S5’.

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