The VMLY&R design team talks us through the tournament identity and its “typeface without borders”, which was crafted with inclusivity in mind.
The latest design news from across the UK and beyond, including rebrands, product launches, app redesigns, new interior spaces and social projects.
The solar-powered pods can travel by raised or on-road tracks, carry 16 passengers at once and can be booked via an Uber-style app.
The year’s award-winning work has a wide focus, from plant collectors to the plight of the gnarwalls.
A pot of nearly £2 million has been set aside as part of the Transport Research and Innovation Grant 2021 programme, which has four challenges to address.
The Design Business Association’s (DBA)Annual Survey Report points to recruitment issues at studios, compounded by many out-of-work designers setting up on their own.
Sid Lee has designed the illustrative branding for RATP’s new app, which aims to simplify everyday journeys for Parisians.
The identity for Wholly Veggie looks to avoid well-trodden plant-based visual references, and will roll out across packaging, point-of-sale and digital.
The London-based brand consultancy has crafted an identity for the certification system based around a ripple-effect mark.
The new look for the insights platform features a redesigned logo which moves it away from a familiarity with Tinder’s flame icon.
Dayuse’s new look conjures different moods to show customers how hotel services might be used by day rather than as part of an overnight stay.
Wright is dean of academic programmes at Central Saint Martins, and will succeed current president Naresh Ramchandani.
Conran founded the museum in 1989, and the showcase will explore this and several other “parallel careers” he had, including with Habitat and the Conran Design Group.
The latest moves, changes and appointments happening across the design industry.
UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £2 million of the fund, to support initiatives that have been co-designed with older people.
Parisian consultancy Spintank has designed the branding for Lyon’s network of express pathways, with an emphasis on “fluidity”.
The resource has been developed by the Social Mobility Commission in partnership with businesses across the creative industry, and claims to offer “practical support”.
Opening in 2022, the Technicians Gallery will celebrate the often behind-the-scenes workers and this is what we know about the design so far.
The redesigned space for young people, which will feature an in-gallery design studio, is set to open in 2023.
The 20m-high cone structure – made of cross laminated timbers – invites visitors to “donate words” which form a continuous poem.
Ive’s design consultancy LoveFrom will work with the car manufacturer in a “multi-year” collaboration, which could be an electric car.
Design studio Ragged Edge has rebranded the London stationery company with a logo inspired by printers’ marks.
The Swedish manufacturers has unveiled a flat logo redesign, as part of a wider brand update intended to tie into ongoing automotive trends.
The electric scooter is reportedly the lightest on the market and the first in the world to utilise “smart” technology for enhanced safety.
ThoughtMatter has rebranded the New York music and cultural space with details inspired by the local area’s arched windows.