A new exhibition at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk explores the design processes, personal collections and work of typography and graphics legend Wolpe, who designed the Albertus typeface and over 1,500 Faber & Faber book covers. The post Delving into the life of Berthold Wolpe: the German Jewish designer who fled the Nazis appeared […]
The museum has been renamed as D-Day Story and given a new look by StudioLR to help it appeal to a wider audience. The post D-Day Museum rebrands to move from “military” to “personal” appeared first on Design Week.
Nearly 200 students and 50 staff within the university’s Schools of Art and Humanities have expressed concerns that cutting academic modules could affect students’ career prospects and put tutors out of a job. The post University of Brighton course changes leave design students feeling “downgraded and ignored” appeared first on Design Week.
Banking start-up Tide has revealed the portrait card design as part of a wider rebrand by consultancy Article. The post The vertical debit card design reflecting “how people bank today” appeared first on Design Week.
Dalziel & Pow has given the building society and bank a new store design that aims to create a more “homely” feel for high-street banks, while ditching closed counters to encourage an “open dialogue” between staff and customers. The post Nationwide rolls out Apple-style, open-plan store concept to “humanise” banking appeared first on Design Week.
Design studio SomeOne has given Parliament a rebrand to make it easier to access and use online, distinguishing it from the Houses of Parliament so it is centred around the “institution”, not the “buildings”. The post UK Parliament gets new logo and visual identity to be more digital appeared first on Design Week.
The fashion brand’s latest opening includes high tech features such as LED windows and touchscreen tables. The post United Colors of Benetton opens new London flagship store appeared first on Design Week.
Developer Zach Lieberman and artist Molmol Kuo have launched an app that lets users create typography and graphics in their surroundings by using augmented reality technology. The post Weird Type AR app lets you draw with words in mid-air appeared first on Design Week.
The organisation, which gives the public access to hundreds of privately-owned houses and gardens across the UK, is looking to raise awareness, boost memberships and reveal itself as the UK’s “best-kept cultural secret”. The post Johnson Banks designs architecture-inspired branding for Historic Houses Association appeared first on Design Week.
The celebrated American graphic designer Milton Glaser has compiled a book of over 400 of his posters from the last six decades. We speak to him about the new publication, the need for graphics to be effective and beautiful, and why drawing is still an important skill today. The post Milton Glaser: “Art and design […]