How Extinction Rebellion designed “angry but peaceful” protest graphics

Protests against climate change and ecological destruction are currently taking place across the world – we speak to graphic designer, Clive Russell, about how the eco group has used creativity to activate, enrage and involve people in the movement.

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Alex Breuer: “Guardian readers are a visually literate bunch”

The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.

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Alex Breuer: “Guardian readers are a visually literate bunch”

The Guardian Media Group’s Sunday paper, The Observer, has launched a biannual, print design magazine, which looks to bridge the gap between consumer and specialist publications.

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“You can’t avoid an image”: why illustration is a powerful activism tool

Political illustrator Edel Rodriguez, street artist Joe Caslin and House of Illustration curator Olivia Ahmad spoke at Offset Dublin 2019 about why imagery can be more arresting than words, how art can educate people, and the challenges that come with using creativity to protest.

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How to become a: product developer

As part of our series looking at jobs in design studios, we speak to Nikki Stuart, production manager at Here Design, about creating everything from pop-up restaurants to tote bags, the importance of choosing the right materials, and why she’s obsessed with how things are made.

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World’s most liveable city Vienna launches new place branding

Austria’s capital, which was crowned the best place to live last year in a global survey, has a new identity designed by Saffron, which aims to unify government and public services.

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