Creative Inspiration

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Why Not at 30: a great design double act

“Like a band that stays together forever,” says Browns’ Jonathan Ellery in a new film about design studio Why Not Associates made for their 30-year retrospective show at Sheffield Institute of Arts. At the opening of the show, Hannah Ellis reflects on what makes the studio tick and the affection with which its founders are held by their peers

Snap launches free AR tool for creating Snapchat lenses

Snap is the latest tech company to reveal its AR offering with Lens Studio: a free desktop tool that allows users to create lenses for Snapchat. Google, Apple and Facebook have all launched or announced AR platforms this year: Apple’s ARKit launched on iOS 11 in September, Facebook opened up its AR Studio tool to […]

John Minton: Drawn from Life

A new book on the work of artist John Minton reasserts his hugely significant contribution to British illustration and key role in shaping the look of book design in the post-war years