Channel 4’s identity has been brought to life in the form of a 16.6m-high, steel ‘4’ installation, designed by Freestate and built by The Mike Smith Studio, constructed on the steps of the channel’s headquarters in Horseferry Road, London SW1. The sculpture mirrors the channel’s idents, with steel bars forming the 4 logo only when viewed from a certain angle. Nick Knight is the first of four artists who will customise it over the next 12 months.
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.