United Visual Artists

New UVA installation at the Barbican Curve

Momentum, a new immersive art installation by United Visual Artists, opens today at the Barbican in London. Featuring a series of sound-and-light emitting pendulums, the work transforms the Curve gallery into a kind of space-age temple…

Wieden + Kennedy’s unusual office space

Graphic designer Emily Forgot and 3D artist Laurie D have installed a monochrome office made of paper and card at Wieden + Kennedy’s London headquarters, allowing passers-by and internet users to watch the agency’s staff at work.

July

July’s best work includes Falcon’s screenprinted packaging, and app that lets children be the backseat driver, and giant 3D paper sculptures

Dublin’s inspirational OFFSET festival 2012

Summarising a design conference as rich as last weekend’s OFFSET in Dublin in a single blog post is something of a tall order. Speakers included Stefan Sagmeister, Seymour Chwast, Von, and Friends With You – and that was just day one…

Design Indaba 2012: Day 2

Design Indaba’s day two highlights were served up by Pete Hellicar and Joel Gethin Lewis of Hellicar & Lewis, South African product designer and “creative doer” Porky Hefer, Indian screenwriter Akshat Verma, and United Visual Artists…

Design Indaba 2012: Day 1

Cape Town’s ever-inspiring Design Indaba conference kicked off yesterday with talks by speakers including Pentagram partner Eddie Opara, Chris Milk and Aaron Koblin and also René Redzepi, the head chef of Copenhagen’s Noma restaurant…

Design Indaba 2012

Cape Town’s excellent Design Indaba conference returns at the end of February, bringing a selection of cutting edge speakers from across the fields of product design, graphics, architecture and more to South Africa’s sunny shores.

A conference for the North

Co-founder of Troika Conny Freyer, Matt Clark of United Visual Artists and Designers Republic’s Ian Anderson lead a strong line-up of speakers for Made North, a design conference at FACT in Liverpool

The Design Museum’s Designs of the Year 2012

The Design Museum has announced its longlist for the Designs of the Year 2012 exhibition and, as with previous years, the difficult task of showcasing a whole year in design reveals both the strengths and weaknesses of such a process

UVA designs new onedotzero identity

United Visual Artists have designed the 2011-12 identity for the onedotzero festival. The identity will be used as a trailer and introductory film for onedotzero events, and UVA will also present an installation, titled Horizon, at the BFI Southbank during the festival, which takes place in London from November 23-27.

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…

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