Designers are taking over communication systems and promoting what they see as urgent political messages, walking a legal tightrope in the process. But who are they and why do they
We delve into the design industry with longer reads, exclusive interviews, opinion pieces and reviews.
The recipient of the Design Week Rising Star Award 2019 talks about her home roots, finding inspiration everywhere and why people using chairs to dry clothes is a good thing.
As our attention spans get shorter, brands want to engage customers in any way possible – ears are a good place to start.
We speak to the designer behind the Transport Museum’s Hidden London exhibition, which recreates a “secret station subterranean world”.
The exhibition, Hello, Robot. Design Between Human and Machine, examines our relationship with robots and how design is a “mediator” between us.
The fair returns to London for its sixth year in November, here Design Week talks to curator and co-founder Alastair Eland about the ones to watch at this year’s event.
We speak to David Hillman, Nova’s art director for almost a decade, about its short but influential run, picking a perfect cover and when illustrations are better than photos.
This month, it’s time to rethink robots at V&A Dundee, read about the best way to design schools and a men’s magazine launches.
From a women’s charity rebrand to a banana-based visual identity for a food market, these are some of our favourite projects from the last month.
We speak to co-creator and executive producer Dave O’Connor about the second series of the design show, which showcases the work from artist and designer Olafur Eliasson to bio-architect Neri
We look back at the life and work of the designer Glenn Tutssel, who has died aged 68, following a 50-year career in the design industry, marked by iconic packaging
The 2020 presidential hopefuls’ logos have so far left many feeling uninspired – but campaign designing can be a minefield.
Ed Hawkins’ data visualisation, Warming Stripes, has appeared everywhere from The Guardian’s front page to meteorologists’ ties.
As part of our series looking at jobs in design agencies, we speak to show designer Amber Rimell about bringing south London to Stormzy’s Glastonbury, creating tour visuals for
The company’s director of design, Klaus Bischoff, talks electric cars, competition culture and designing your way out of a crisis.
Hippy clichés are out as designers push category defining identities which celebrate taste and flavour.
For years those living with dyslexia have faced the stigma attached to their condition, but research from Cambridge University suggests the learning disorder can make creative-led professions like design more
Much of the work at this year’s event is underpinned by sustainability, with designs from the likes of Mexico, the UAE and Scandinavia all being featured for their eco-friendly credentials.
Form and functionality have long been the focus of design, but a growing number of designers are shifting away from this, creating projects that prioritise history, culture and narrative in
New regulations coming into effect on the 23 September 2019 will require public sector websites and apps to be accessible to everyone, including those with disabilities.
The Design Museum is hosting its first exhibition dedicated to sound design, as the under-explored sector comes into its own.
This year’s set pieces explore the future of sustainable materials, the possibilities of AI and how climate anxiety can be channelled into something more positive.
Its new permanent exhibition, Science City 1550—1880, tracks London’s development as a centre for scientific learning and situates visitors in the city’s history.
From designing Facebook Messenger to creating the fantasy world of Game of Thrones, these are the must-see talks at this year’s festival.