Sam Jacob Studio has been commissioned to design the exhibition spaces and interiors of the new Cartoon Museum, and will work with graphic design studio Fraser Muggeridge to create a joyful and frivolous space inspired by comics and cartoons. The post New Cartoon Museum will bring “humour and delight” to Central London appeared first on […]
Kin Design has created interactive installations for the Eden Project’s new permanent show Invisible Worlds, which delves into the fascinating stories of miniscule micro-organisms, and the impact humans have made on the world. The post Bringing tiny organisms to life through digital at Cornwall’s Eden Project appeared first on Design Week.
Research shows that over half of designers have been to university, compared to a third of the UK workforce on a whole. We chat to Hilary Chittenden, senior foundation manager at D&AD, about giving opportunities to those who can’t afford or aren’t equipped for the traditional career path. The post How D&AD Shift is getting […]
The design consultancy has rebranded the alcohol subscription service, which sends its members a surprise bottle of gin plus other goodies every month. The post BrandOpus creates “curious” identity for Craft Gin Club appeared first on Design Week.
Hunt has set up a new initiative which will see 60 objects from the V&A’s collections travel to regional museums in the Midlands and North of England, in a bid to inspire more young people from diverse backgrounds to take up art and design. The post Design being “squeezed out” of state schools, says V&A […]
On 13 July, tens of thousands of protesters marched the streets of Central London imploring prime minister Theresa May to “Dump Trump”, as the US president made his first official visit to the UK. Littering the streets of Oxford Circus were hundreds of mass-produced placards made by unions and organisations. But many attendees rejected these […]
Ex-Design Council CEO John Mathers and creative director Bill Wallsgrove have co-founded a branding consultancy, which will look to improve the creative image and strategy of charities to help them attract more funding. The post New business Mathers & Wallsgrove focuses solely on rebranding charities appeared first on Design Week.
Jones Knowles Ritchie has rebranded the charity — which helps young people from disadvantaged backgrounds get into their dream careers — with a playful, animated “o” symbol that “climbs the career ladder” as it jumps up the logo. The post Social Mobility Foundation gets a moving brand identity appeared first on Design Week.
Alan Bishop, former CEO at the Southbank Centre, has replaced Kampfner as head of the independent organisation, with a view to look for another chief in the long-term. The post John Kampfner steps down as CEO of Creative Industries Federation appeared first on Design Week.
The funeral comparison service has taken on new name Beyond, and design studio SomeOne has given it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves” that litter the sector. The post SomeOne looks to avoid bereavement clichés with Funeralbooker rebrand appeared first on Design Week.