Stefan Sagmeister

OFFSET Festival announces 2012 line up

Dublin’s next OFFSET festival will take place over three days between 9-11 March 2012 and its organisers have just revealed to CR the event’s impressively international line-up of speakers…

Exhibition: Hand.Written.Letter.Project

Craig Oldham began his Hand.Written.Letter.Project (HWLP) by inviting a selection of leading designers and image makers to simply share their thoughts in the form of a handwritten letter on their own letterhead. Now over 100 handwritten responses are being exhibited at London’s KK Outlet until 27 August…

PostPanic’s Offf Festival Titles

PostPanic created the main titles for this year’s Offf Festival, which took place last weekend in Barcelona. The film depicts a bleak cityscape with the names of those speaking at the festival cleverly embedded into the gritty scenes.

The fear of failure

To promote their graduation exhibition in May, students from Berghs School of Communication invited leading figures in the creative world to discuss their ‘fear of failure’

Ride, Rise Roar, David Byrne

David Byrne In The Round

Musician, artist, film director, writer and patron of great graphic design, David Byrne is the creative king of crossover

Sagmeister’s new site

Stefan Sagmeister’s new website offers a glimpse into his studio’s working life: the homepage features a live webcam while interaction is via vinyl graphic ‘buttons’ stuck on the floor

Wim Crouwel at the Design Museum

In news sure to send a frisson through the design community, London’s Design Museum announced today that it is to stage a major retrospective of the work of Wim Crouwel, opening in March

Wonder Woman

With her first book, I Wonder, Marian Bantjes hopes to rekindle the art of ornament and the illustrated text

Just what is it you’re against?

The Anti Design Festival seems to delight in its own confusion. While this means it offers a pleasantly messy counterpoint to the London Design Festival, it also makes for a contradictory, frustrating and occasionally misdirected series of shows

Anti Design Festival opens

The Anti Design Festival, Neville Brody’s outsider/insider, complimentary/ contradictory contribution to the London Design Festival opens tonight

Anti-Design Festival call for entries

Positioning itself as an alternative to the London Design Festival, the Anti-Design Festival comes to east London on 18 September. Initiated by Neville Brody, it’s aim is to promote work that challenges perceived stereotypes of contemporary design. And the organisers want your contributions for an exhibition