Getting Started: CR August issue

Our new issue is packed full of help and advice for anyone starting out in the creative industry, whether you are a new graduate or thinking of launching a new business

We asked Pip

We invited CR readers to submit questions on anything from getting that first placement to funding your own business to Pip Jamieson, founder of creative network The Dots. We also added some of our own. Here are her responses

Gradwatch: Alec Mezzetti

Fresh graduate Alec Mezzetti uses graphic design to comment on the housing crisis. Here he discusses his investigative approach to design.

Gradwatch: Alan Vest

Alan Vest’s illustration work has graced an album cover, appeared on a beer label and been published in The Guardian – all while he was still studying at the Cleveland College of Art and Design

CR July issue: the future of the museum

Our July issue is a museums special, taking a look at the challenges facing cultural institutions and how creativity is helping to meet them. Plus, Jeremy Herrin, Pictoplasma, We Built This City and Missoni

15 things not to miss at this year’s Cannes Lions

Some people have an impression that Cannes Lions is all about rosé and pool parties. But, as I regularly tell my colleagues who aren’t going this year, it’s in fact about learning. With that in mind, here’s our pick of 15 talks you shouldn’t miss.