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Design news – 8 December 2017

Posted on 8 December 2017 · Posted in Design

Coventry announced as UK City of Culture 2021 The West Midlands city has been awarded £3 million, and will host a year-long series of events that will encompass art, design,.. read more

Design news – 1 December 2017

Posted on 1 December 2017 · Posted in Design

Snapchat separates “professional” and “personal” lives with app redesign The app has been redesigned in-house, and now has different sections for photos and videos from users’ friends and content created.. read more

Design news – 24 November 2017

Posted on 24 November 2017 · Posted in Design

Creative industries “dismayed” as UK pulled from European Capital of Culture 2023 Industry professionals react to the European Commission’s decision to stop the UK from hosting the cultural programme as.. read more

Design news – 17 November 2017

Posted on 17 November 2017 · Posted in Design

How to win new business Integrated packaging design specialist Equator, offers tips on how to keep new business coming through the door.   The post How to win new business.. read more

Design news – 10 November 2017

Posted on 10 November 2017 · Posted in Design

How to live with a designer without killing them Designers and their many neuroses are the subject of a new book by Alan Long, who was inspired to write it.. read more

Design news – 3 November 2017

Posted on 3 November 2017 · Posted in Design

AIGA’s print magazine aims to be “testing ground” for design ideas The organisation has launched a quarterly print version of its online magazine Eye on Design, with its pilot issue.. read more

Design news – 27 October 2017

Posted on 27 October 2017 · Posted in Design

Co-op’s Lawrence Kitson: service design can reinvigorate a business The Co-op Digital service designer shares his thoughts on how a good piece of service design is like a transport system.. read more

Design news – 20 October 2017

Posted on 20 October 2017 · Posted in Design

Remembering Jon Daniel: 1966-2017 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.. read more

Design news – 13 October 2017

Posted on 13 October 2017 · Posted in Design

Pentagram’s slash-based identity for London Fashion Week Pentagram partners Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell have designed the latest campaign branding for the annual fashion week, in a bid to link.. read more

Design news – 6 October 2017

Posted on 6 October 2017 · Posted in Design

Winners revealed for design competition to stop plastic pollution The competition was launched earlier this year by The Ellen MacArthur Foundation, and will see the winners receive over £700,000 in.. read more