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Claire Robertshaw is Executive Creative Director at design Bridge, an award-winning brand design agency now in its 31st year and with studios in London, Amsterdam, Singapore, and New York. Based in Kent with her husband and three children, Claire started life at the firm 15 years ago, after graduating ...
Enid City Commission will consider a potential art design for a new overpass on Van Buren, over the BNSF Railway tracks, during a meeting Thursday night. Four design options for the four-lane overpass -- slated to be replaced by Oklahoma Department of Transportation in late spring -- were presented ...

Each year, AD's own Architectural Digest design Show draws an array of talent to New York City's Piers 92 and 94 for a celebration of the best in interior design, furnishings, handmade decor, appliances, and more. One of the most diverse of the industry's many shows in terms of offerings, exhibitors at ...
Back in 1991, AIGA, the professional association for design, published the article "Why Is Graphic design 93% White?" after that year's design conference. Is the field more diverse now? According to the 2016 AIGA/Google design Census, 73% of graphic designers are white, 8% are Asian, 7% are Hispanic ...
Enid City Commission will consider a potential art design for a new overpass on Van Buren, over the BNSF Railway tracks, during a meeting Thursday night. Four design options for the four-lane overpass -- slated to be replaced by Oklahoma Department of Transportation in late spring -- were presented ...
This map showing the potential location of the Mid-Breton Sediment Diversion was included in documents provided to firms competing to provide design services to the state. The Stantec Team, led by Edmonton, Alberta-based Stantec, was chosen for the design contract on Wednesday (Feb. 21).( Coastal ...

Every two years, the International Olympic Committee either holds a competition or chooses an individual or team from the host country to come up with a unique design for that specific Olympics. The design of the Summer Olympics medals is fairly strict -- they must always include an image of Nike, the ...
Collaborative design of biomusic technology for individuals with autism helps to avoid stigma and privacy violations. Author provided. Since autonomic nervous system signals change with emotional state, changes in biomusic can reflect increases in anxiety. They can also reflect recognition of another ...
Knoll, a long-time resource for modern furnishings, debuted its newest venture this January with the opening of the Knoll Home design Shop. The store is in the heart of Los Angeles's West Hollywood design quarter, and those familiar with the brand for its consistent delivery of recognizable mid-century ...
Rather than promoting these wellness programs, companies should instead design the workplace itself to support wellness. Sleep pods, air filtered by green walls, and selectively placed healthy food are already realities in some workplaces. Through this kind of design, employees are "opted-in" to an ...
"Every time I come across one, I think about what the alternative could be," says the Israeli architect and designer in an interview published on India design ID website. For more than two decades, Arad has worked on the thin line between industrial design and contemporary art. Arad is one of the key ...
STURTEVANT -- The village is on its way to building its first community skateboard park after a design session Monday evening at the Sturtevant Village ... Sturtevant Village Trustee Carrie Harbach said Bemo "is in tune with skateboarding, inline skating, BMX trends, etc., and his passion is to design and ...
An exhibition at London's design Museum will present the most poignant political graphic iconography from the past decade, created in the wakes of events such as the Charlie Hebdo attacks, Brexit, and Donald Trump's presidency. Called Hope to Nope, the exhibition will feature traditional posters and ...
Each semester, design Connect participants form small groups that collaborate with stakeholders in upstate New York towns to provide design and planning resources. Grants that support project implementation are largely the result of design Connect's contribution of site research, analysis and feasible ...
Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Sometimes chicken scratches on a Post-it note just don't cut it. For example, when you're trying to ...
The results are expected to be announced on 15 April 2018, as part of the World design Days 2018 event, and will be published on Dezeen. Winning designers will receive an A' design Award trophy, complimentary promotion, a licence to use the A' design Award Logo and inclusion in the yearbook of ...
The topic of design responsibility came up, possibly brought up by one of my designers; I honestly don't remember the details. What I do remember is that at some point in the discussion I raised my hand and suggested, to this group of designers, that modern design problems were very complex. And we ...

I thought it was a false construct that design would exist without the content, so I started my own personal movement to get the story straight first, and work in the lowest fidelity possible for as long as possible. That way we could design experiences for customers that felt more like conversations we could ...
The story illustrates how much money was floating around the music industry in the 1990s and hints at a truth: that music labels like Factory often did invest it in design. That included the errant conference table, sure, but it also included real graphic design, branding, and even architecture. The music ...
The event, sponsored by the Graduate school of design, the Joint Center for Housing Studies, and the Taubman Center for State and Local government, will be moderated by Mohsen Mostafavi, dean of the Graduate School of design. The Harvard Urban Planning Organization and the GSD African ...
As part of The Drum's commitment to the next generation of young talent that will help design our future, The Drum design Awards is launching a special category to herald the top 25 under 25 in design. The special category has been created to encourage and reward young talent. People can nominate ...
design enthusiasts; take note - Melbourne design Week returns for its second year running on March 15-25. Promising a world-class edit of design innovation and talent, the 11-day program is jam-packed with enough exhibitions, talks, studio tours and industry-led events to keep your calendar full.
After scissoring around the periphery of a design he'd sketched with colored Sharpies, Miller laid the cutout over a photograph of the shuttered HSBC bank at Fourteenth Street and Sixth Avenue, finessing it so that the sketch fit perfectly against the bank's glass doors, which were scrawled with graffiti and ...
BRIDGEPORT -- Johnson Elementary fifth graders had the opportunity to learn about design, technology, production and 3-D printing Monday from a local engineer. The fifth grade received a science, Technology, engineering and math (STEM) grant of nearly $1,000 and has worked on a "Be Kind" project ...
The HomePod, a $349 smart speaker that signaled Apple's opening salvo in the war against Amazon Echo and Google Home, is off to a bad start. Despite reviews that stressed fantastic sound from such a small speaker, the HomePod failed to sell out, likely hurt by a poor voice assistant and a lack of ...
"We are excited to bring Passive House design strategies and certification to the area. As one of only a handful of certified consultants, we feel Passive House compliments the services we are already providing and has already provided opportunities to grow our business," said owner and principal architect ...
The intersection of graphic design and politics is taking a front seat with the rise of social media and the role it plays as our main source of news. For most of us, social media shapes our understanding of modern protest, activism and power too. We look into stories behind iconic posters and graphic designs ...
Renderings show San Antonio developer Zachary Corp.'s first designs for a $200 million mixed-use project at the Hemisfair. Photo: Courtesy, Zachry. Image 2 of 42. Renderings show San Antonio developer Zachary Corp.'s first designs for a $200 million mixed-use project at the Hemisfair. Renderings ...
Dezeen promotion: architects and interior designers from all around the world are invited to submit entries to this year's A' Interior design Award. ... Prizes are available in other categories, including architecture, industrial design, product design, graphic design, fashion, communication design and service ...
The HASSELL+ team understands water designing for water, living with water and the immense social potential that waterfront places offer communities when they are connected to them. HASSELL, MVRDV, Deltares, Goudappel, Lotus Water, Civic Edge, Idyllist, Hatch, Page & Turnbull are drawn to ...
"[For] 99.9% of human beings…what she does is impossible," Parent says. "The rest of them need to have a couple of jumps in the first half of program." As historic as Mirai Nagasu's triple axel at the Games was, it simply can't compete with Zagitova's program design, assuming it's skated flawlessly.
Lakeview high school students Gracie Borer, left, and Emily Van Cleave display their winning Career and Technical education poster that took home a prize at the Nebraska Career Education Conference last June. Liz Morales, The Columbus Telegram. Team two. Lakeview High school students from left ...
The man with the final word on design at one of the world's biggest automakers sees a future dominated by self-driving boxes-on-wheels and souped-up sports cars. For Simon Humphries, who as of this year oversees design globally across Toyota Motor's namesake and luxury Lexus brands, mobility will ...
The Driehaus Museum recently opened a new exhibit, The Art of Seating, detailing 200 years of chair design. And it turns out where we choose to sit says a lot about us. The exhibit features 37 American chairs crafted between 1810 and 2010 providing clear cut visuals of how aesthetics have changed.
According to the University and Colleges Admissions Service cited by Dezeen, there was an overall six percent rise in the number of E.U. students from outside the U.K. who applied to take arts and design courses at British universities this year. This is part of an overall 15 percent increase in the total ...
Are you ready to take the next step in your career as an instructional designer? It is tempting to believe that we have no control over a comprehensive approach to designing a learning solution. Often, we focus on the structured learning experience--an e-learning course, face-to-face workshop, or other ...
A recent report from Bloomberg stated that Google will be working towards improving the look of the software. The new generation of Android might mimic Apple's controversial notch design to let OEMs achieve the bezel-less panels similar to the iPhone X. If rumours are to be believed, Huawei P20 will be ...
Creating a coherent art style for your game can be difficult. There are lots things to consider: the color palette, the core assets, and the design of the characters and environments. Fourattic, the Spanish studio behind the action-adventure game Crossing Souls, knows this all too well. The team set themselves ...
That means a web builder needs a full command over both direct front-facing user interface issues as well as the more ethereal broader feeling-based user experience questions. You can get up to speed in both realms with the UI/UX design Bootcamp bundle of courses, available now for just $39 from ...
According to "Blade Runner 2049" production designer Dennis Gassner, the key to defining that aesthetic was the design of the "spinner" flying cars, which were sharper and more angular than those in original "Blade Runner" (1982), with a slate gray color reminiscent of concrete and weathered metal.
Belmont University president Bob Fisher and O'More College of design president Shari Fox announce Belmont president Bob Fisher, left, and O'More president Shari FoxBelmont University is acquiring the O'More College of design, the two institutions announced Tuesday. O'More's programs will be ...
It's the kind of living situation that allows for so much creativity in design. "There are multiple benefits to loft living. One of the primary assets is that the space is so flexible--it adapts to what is required by the owner and provides a very holistic, fluid way of life," says Karen Howes, CEO of Taylor Howes design ...
A rendering of Sombra Verde, a pavilion that will provide shade at Duxton Plain Park Play Book, a "pretend play" environment inspired by the pop-up book and designed for children aged three and above, was created by design agency Pinch design. It will be showcased at SingaPlural.PHOTO: ...
Their "Wreath of Honor" design was selected from submissions by three semi-finalists chosen last year to bid for the $750,000 commission. "The selection panel was presented with three exceptional design proposals. However, "Wreath of Honor" stood out for its timeless design and uplifting spirit," Katelyn ...
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Lisa Domenica Iulo is continuing the Hamer Center for Community design's strong record of success in collaborative outreach projects as its new director. Iulo, Penn State associate professor of architecture, has been serving in that role since July. The center is housed in the ...
Today the New York City Economic Development corporation (NYCEDC) unveiled preliminary designs for a new YMCA in Edenwald, a north Bronx neighborhood that borders Westchester County. The 50,000-square-foot community and recreation facility will be designed by local firm Marvel Architects.
The Society for News design honored ProPublica with 35 Awards of Excellence in this year's Best of Digital design competition. The annual competition honors journalistic, visual and technical excellence from publications around the world. Contest judges recognized ProPublica for its site redesign, as well ...
Singapore - Singapore design Week will return from March 5 to 18 with more ground-up initiatives to engage the wider community. The annual festival is a celebration of all things design with craft fairs, exhibitions and conferences across the island, and is now in its fifth year. New to the festival are the ...
This holds true even with the advent of new technologies, namely electrification and autonomy, because they present daring and unexpected ways for designers to shape cars. We sat down with Adrian van Hooydonk, the BMW Group's design boss, to get insight on how the company's cars will evolve in the ...
The Polish foreign ministry wants Polish nationals in Poland and abroad to design an exhibit to reflect Poland's Solidarity history and fit the theme: "There is no freedom without solidarity". The winning work will be installed on the lawn outside the main entrance to NATO headquarters. Entrants, who must be ...


 

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