The West Midlands city has been awarded £3 million, and will host a year-long series of events that will encompass art, design, theatre and more.
Read about digital and technology-focused projects from consultancies and digital studios, including user experience (UX), website and app design.
Calling out sexism, making hospitals happier places to be and reviving classic designs through crowdfunding; we honour the people who have made a difference to the industry over the last
The project is being led by a team of scientists at Cardiff University, and will look at how sensors embedded in products such as bikes could allow manufacturers to correct
Car-pooling concept Moia is set to launch in Germany in 2018, and will be able to carry up to six individual passengers at a time.
The seven-floor office has been designed by architectural practice Frank Gehry, and includes a tech start-up hub called Ldn_Lab.
The exhibition will take over London’s Somerset House during September 2018, and will see installations from countries including the UK and Israel.
The app has been redesigned in-house, and now has different sections for photos and videos from users’ friends and content created by publishers such as the New York Times.
Research from the Office for National Statistics has shown that full-time graphic designers earn on average £25,900 annually, which is less than musicians, journalists and architects.
The Future Starts Here explores the advantages and perils of ever-advancing technology and product design, from artificial intelligence to 3D-printing and cryogenic freezing.
Pip is a portable gaming console that aims to make coding “fun” through teaching people how to create, customise and play retro games.
Creative group Makerversity has organised an event series exploring 21st century protest, and how design can be used as a tool to influence people and spread ideas.
As part of a special focus on freelance designers, we share advice from industry figures such as Emily Forgot and Ben Tallon on how to be successful as a freelancer.
HP’s SmartStream Designer for Designers software allows designers to create files, see previews of up to 20 variations on any design, and effectively take more creative control of the process.
An app to identify fonts in photos, AIGA’s print magazine and the James Dyson Award winner – the news from the last seven days.
The Team has created the new branding for the anti-crime charity, which aims to disassociate it with other organisations such as the police in order to avoid confusion among the
WhatTheFont uses image recognition technology that enables people to discover what fonts are being used in real life, simply through snapping a photo of an object or sign.
To celebrate its 10th issue the creators of the biannual food magazine have launched an online shop featuring prints from its archive, along with illustrated tote bags and t-shirts.
Studio Output has created eight digital concepts that aim to alleviate the anxiety and depression that apps such as Instagram and Facebook have been shown to cause those aged under
Dutch Design Week, working overtime and illustrated ambulances on the streets of Sheffield – the news from the last seven days.
The gov.uk Design System will bring together all design guidelines and styles in a single place, to be used across government departments.
Foxall Studio has designed the branding for UK jewellery designer Castro Smith, which is inspired by his training in Japan.
Design studio Tado has created fun illustrations to brighten up the insides of ambulances that transport young people to hospitals around South Yorkshire.
We took a visit to the 13th edition of the festival, which takes place annually in Eindhoven, and explored its array of exhibitions and installations.
The Co-op Digital service designer shares his thoughts on how a good piece of service design is like a transport system “taking you on a journey”.