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”.
In-depth interviews with designers such as Alan Kitching, Morag Myerscough and Angus Hyland, plus the biggest role appointments in the design industry.
Waterfall, who has founded a number of digital consultancies including Poke, will also head up the design and innovation studio’s operations team.
Martin Roth, who previously served as V&A director, has died aged 62 – we look back on his contribution to museums and cultural enrichment across the world.
Ashman first joined the consultancy in 1994, and previously held the role of global chief operating officer.
Turner, who is deputy director at London Design Festival and director at London Design Biennale, will take up the position of keeper of design, architecture and digital at the museum.
The late Mark Wickens, who co-founded WTS – which later became Brandhouse – is remembered by his colleague Bron Westrip as a generous and industrious designer who was equally at home working
The DBA brings in three new board directors as it looks to prove “the vital role the UK design industry plays in our nation’s competitiveness” against a
Ive will take over from James Dyson at London’s Royal College of Art in July, and aims to better connect art, design and technology at the university.
As part of our Design Week at 30 series we speak to graphic designer Angus Hyland about his role as a partner at consultancy Pentagram, and how the industry has changed
Speaking at Offf in Barcelona, the logo extraordinaire talked through his lifetime of work and demonstrated how a childhood love for drawing and time spent grafting in a factory got
As part of our Design Week at 30 series we speak to letterpress legend Alan Kitching about his career in design, and how the industry has changed over the past three
Rick Haythornthwaite takes over from Sir John Sorrell, who founded the organisation representing the creative sectors in 2014.
Bedford-based brand consultancy Eat With Your Eyes has created the branding and packaging for Little Bistro, a new range of baby and toddler meals from children’s snack brand Kiddylicious. The
Car rental company Hertz has created a prototype car designed to deal with what it calls those “are we nearly nearly there yet?” moments on car journeys. The car’s upholstery
Artist Conrad Shawcross has created a new installation that is on display at St Pancras International station in London. The Interpretation of Movement artwork is part of public art programme
Milanese design duo Carlo Ninchi and Vittorio Locatelli are opening a new art and design gallery called Oneroom in Shoreditch, London. Housed in a four-storey Victorian warehouse, the gallery will
London Design Fair has announced the launch of Swedish Design Moves, a four-year programme to promote awareness of Swedish design, architecture and fashion internationally. The programme is based on the
Consultancy Colourful has created the name and branding for a new business toolkit for childminders. Business Smart has been launched by the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY)
New York-based illustrator Mike Perry has created an adult colouring book to mark the fourth season of Comedy Central TV show, Broad City. Perry, who is the mind behind the
London-based designer Ayesha Sherriffs has created the branding and packaging for coconut soda water brand Big Boss Palm. Following its launch in Dubai in 2015, the coconut and vanilla flavoured,
Mother Design – the creative arm of advertising agency Mother – has unveiled a new campaign for BBC Radio 1 in Ibiza. Using a collage technique, the campaign features artists
Furniture company Vitra is harking back to Charles and Ray Eames’ classic plastic chair with a new interactive exhibition set to take place during this year’s London Design Festival. The
American illustrator Ipcar, who created colourful, animal-based picture books for children, has died at the age of 99. We look back at her career.
Aldridge, who has died aged 73, created outrageous, psychedelic illustrations, books and album covers for the likes of The Beatles, The Who, Elton John and Penguin’s science fiction titles. We
As part of our Design Week at 30 series we catch up with University of the Arts London professor of interactive digital arts Fred Deakin to talk about how design
Dick Bruna, the illustrator and writer behind children’s character Miffy, has died at age 89.
Today I am proud to celebrate the 4th anniversary of Four Corners with my 44th column. This month I’m taking you to the idyllic paradise of Trinidad to introduce you to
Jones has led the design team at Marks & Spencer for nearly three years, and will now take up a job at global brand consultancy Landor.
Hunt has changed career paths, resigning from his role as a Labour Party MP to become the London Victoria and Albert museum’s new director.
Graphic designer Ben Bos shaped and influenced the Dutch Design scene for over 50 years and his work will be remembered for its “clarity, simplicity and functionality”.