Part of Coventry’s UK City of Culture celebrations, the film festival will launch this summer with the aim of turning “the whole city into a cinema”.
As the seltzer drinks sector becomes mainstream, design studios are tapping into ‘fauxstalgia’ and gender-neutral branding to appeal to a younger audience.
New regulation offers brand, product and retail designers a chance to innovate, argues Landor & Fitch industrial design lead Jack Holloway.
The project has been worked on via the studio’s philanthropic arm, the JKR Foundation, and aims to showcase the charity as “the leader it is”.
The studio has designed the cover for plant-based food brand Merchant Gourmet, and hopes the project will help change consumer food habits.
This year we’re expecting a mix of in person and online graduate shows as the country emerges from lockdown – here is our guide to what’s on offer.
The third edition of the festival – themed around resonance – puts a spotlight on materiality, racial issues and designing in an age of crisis.
Designers and fans can enjoy a mix of virtual and in person events this month, from a month-long festival dedicated to type, to a course in becoming a better mentor.
The brand consultancy’s update for Shelter takes the homelessness charity back to its early days of grassroots campaigning.
This year, the awards included three Black Pencils and touched on issues ranging from transgender and nonbinary rights to Black Lives Matter.
Looking back at the life of the British graphic designer, writer and photographer whose work impacted not only the design industry but also education.
Some of our favourite projects this month include illustrations for poet Thomas Hardy and a colourful basketball court in Canary Wharf.
Moves, changes and appointments happening across the design industry.
A new book from type designer Marie Boulanger explores gender conventions applied to type, the impact it has, and why breaking away can create better design work.
Explore Design Week
Licensing an existing typeface may seem cheaper and easier, but with enough forward planning you could actually get more for less with something bespoke
The Pluvo Column has the footprint equivalent to half that of a phone booth, but is able to clean one cubic metre of air per second.
Several factors might deter would be design students from university so we spoke to experts about how else they can break into the industry.
The design studio has leaned into the community-focused elements of the organisation’s work with a “friendly” visual identity.
The new look includes a redrawn monogram and imagery that helps onlookers “pause and discover”, as well as a purple and gold colour palette.
Derek&Eric has put Peppy the polar bear front and centre of the new identity, with details inspired by the brand’s 100-year-old design history.
Designed by Henry Glogau, the winner of the 2021 Lexus Design Award can be “hacked and adapted” for different environments.
The likes of David Shrigley and Chris Simpson have each recalled their favourite moment from the football competition, turning them into beer mats for charity.
Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street charts the rise of sports shoe, with exhibition design from InterestingProjects and graphics by Studio LP.
The London studio has created a 1920s-inspired visual identity and bespoke bottle structure for the latest line from Sacha Lichine.
The exhibition, designed by Edit Collective, charts the history of the non-hierarchical design co-operative, capturing the process behind its work in a series of domestic settings.
The project has been in the works for more than a year, and includes a sensitive redrawing of the “iconic and truly loved” scribble logo.
The product and its branding are the brainchild of Wildish & Co design studio, and aims to bring the category’s branding “out of the 80s”.
A new exhibition at the Cartoon Museum reveals the history of 1980s graphic novel V for Vendetta and how its signature design endures today.
Initially postponed last year due to the pandemic, the month-long event is returning to the capital in June – here’s what we think you need to see.
Designed with Made Thought studio, the future-facing look for the image sharing platform seeks to embrace “humanity” and resist tech clichés.