Miguel Fluxà of Camper talks design, creativity and family

Opening this week at the Design Museum in London is an exhibition celebrating 40 years of Spanish shoe brand Camper, looking at everything from its manufacturing processes to its playful use of design in its marketing and stores. We spoke to CEO Miguel Fluxà about the role of creativity in the company, and why it remains a family-run business…

Offset 2015 day one: Annie Atkins, Hey, Barber & Osgerby & more

The first day of Dublin creative conference Offset featured an inspiring insight into graphic design for filmmaking from Annie Atkins, plus talks from Hey Studio, Barber & Osgberby’s Edward Barber, Ian Anderson and Rory Hamilton, creative director at Dublin agency Boys And Girls.

Barcelona from A to B

A ‘northern European’ design sensibility has taken over the Catalan capital, via the work of designer, Mario Eskenazi

The Olympic collector

Markus Osterwalder owns over 12,000 Olympic items. He talks us through the Games’ visual design history

Where is the content? Where is the comment?

Illustration has become entrenched in navel-gazing and self-authorship, says Lawrence Zeegen. Obsessed with its own craft, it has withdrawn from society’s big debates to focus on the chit-chat of inner sanctum nothingness. It’s time for the profession to stop pleasing itself and engage with the world outside

Ron Arad’s Curtain Call

Ron Arad’s Curtain Call uses 5,600 silicon rods to create a 360 degree projection screen in London’s Roundhouse venue. Arad has invited some of his favourite artists to create work for the piece

Belgrade Design Week 2011

The sixth annual Belgrade Design Week is set to take place in the Serbian capital between May 23-28 – with speakers including Javier Mariscal, Harri Koskinen, Neville Brody, Simon Waterfall, Daljit Singh set to provide insight and inspiration…

Javier Mariscal BFI talk

Javier Mariscal presents one of his animated talks this evening (Monday) at the British Film Institute. There are tickets left, so if you’re up for a mad-capped, whirlwind tour of Mariscal’s inimitable creative process (plus live drawing on stage) then click through for details

A Lesson in Life Drawing

Celebrating life through art is one of the central themes of Javier Mariscal’s playful new show at London’s Design Museum. His Drawing Life exhibition is a timely explosion of characterful lines and bright colours: perfect for a cloudy day…

Javier Mariscal’s Villa Julia

At the Milan Furniture Fair in April, Magis launched a cardboard playhouse designed by the Spanish designer, Javier Mariscal. Now available in the UK as part of the Mariscal: Drawing Life exhibition at London’s Design Museum


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