Manchester consultancy Love has appointed Richard Hall and Chris Conlan as joint managing directors, replacing Alistair Sim, who was forced to resign earlier this week following a criminal conviction.
Rose has created the identity for this year’s 24 Hour Plays Celebrity Gala at the Old Vic theatre in London.
E3 Media has designed an FA Cup website for the event’s main sponsor Eon.
The inaugural Digital Media Awards South took place in Brighton last night, where honours were given out across nine categories.Online gaming company NC Soft scooped the award for Outstanding Digital Design for www.discoverlineage2.com, the accompanying interactive website to its Lineage 2 game. ‘It’s an old-style book which reflects the game,’ says Mirko Gozzo, marketing director […]
Saffron, Fitch and Start Creative, which all have offices in Mumbai, have told Design Week that their staff are safe following terror attacks last night in which over 100 people were killed.
Digital consultancy NS Design is offering its services for free for one day next month, in a move the Design Business Association has condemned as ‘damaging to the industry as a whole’. NS Design business development manager Kenny Roy explains that the scheme will allow ‘existing or prospective clients looking for design advice or information […]
Product designer Sam Hecht and design duo Pearson Lloyd are among the five designers chosen as this year’s Royal Designers for Industry.Engineering designer Max Fordham and textile designer Sarah King will join Hecht, Luke Pearson and Tom Lloyd this evening at a ceremony in London to become part of a select group of 153 designers […]
Graphic designer Kenya Hara and architect Shigeru Ban have curated Japan Car, an exhibition at London’s Science Museum showcasing car transport solutions from Japan.The exhibition, which opens on 29 November, posits a short-term solution to congestion problems using small vehicles known as ‘kei cars’, but suggests ‘moving urban cells’ – integrated systems that cover cities […]
Interbrand has valued the Royal College of Art brand at £57m, in what is thought to be the first-ever brand valuation exercise for a higher education institute.The valuation, according to RCA Helen Hamlyn Professor of Design Jeremy Myerson, forms part of a broader submission to the Higher Education Funding Council for England to ensure the […]
Dubai Metro, the country’s first-ever public transport system, which opens next year, is posing an unprecedented challenge for the graphic designers involved in its realisation. UK group Transport Design Consultancy, which has just completed the Dubai Metro signage and graphics system, is having to rethink brand strategy for the system, ahead of Dubai Roads and […]
20/20 has created a new identity and interiors for cinema group Everyman.The consultancy was appointed in March after being recommended for inclusion in a six-way creative pitch by Travelex chairman Lloyd Dorfman, a board member of Everyman and a long-term client of 20/20.20/20 was charged with creating an identity, interiors, graphics and the design concept […]
Facebook-users are deciding which of four packaging designs by The Rehab Agency for Lancashire Tea Company will go into production next year.The Lancaster-based design and marketing group has created three designs that are competing for votes against the existing packaging, which was created in-house by the Lancashire Tea Company. If the old box wins, Rehab […]