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Hudson-Powell to join Pentagram London

Pentagram has just announced that two new partners – brothers in fact – are set to join its London office. Luke Powell (above, on right) and Jody Hudson-Powell, whose studio Hudson-Powell was set up in 2005, will become part of the Pentagram stable in October this year

hClub 100 list seeks your votes

The public vote for this year’s Hospital Club hClub100 awards is now open: vote for those who you think are among the most influential and innovative people working across Britain’s creative industries in the past 12 months

What’s On

CR’s pick of exhibitions, design events and creative activities for the week ahead including Barbican Weekend on technology for self expression, illustrator Rob Bailey in Manchester; Reasons to be Creative conference in London; Rick Poynor on concrete poet Dom Sylvester Houédard in New York; Paul Shaw on W.A. Dwiggins and David Hughes on the lost Guinness artwork, both at St Bride in London; photographer Robert Adams in Paris; and Mark Denton’s final ‘big chat about advertising’ in London…

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…

3D and the Art of Massive Attack

Vinyl Factory’s Creative Director Sean Bidder interviews the man behind Massive Attack’s visual direction, and co-founder of the band, Robert Del Naja

Singing in a scanner

Director Adam Powell’s latest music video (for musician Sivu’s track Better Man Than He) was “shot” using an MRI scanner at London’s St Bartholomew’s Hospital…

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…

OFFSET 2012

This is the view that awaits the likes of Paula Scher and Michael Bierut from Pentagram, Kyle Cooper, Stefan Sagmeister, Seymour Chwast, Erik Kessels, Friends With You and Shepard Fairey – all of whom are set to deliver talks at this year’s OFFSET festival in Dublin…

CR Quiz of the Year: the answers

Just before Christmas we set readers a fiendish quiz based on the year in the wonderful world of visual communications. How did you do?

Lecturer Design Management

Kingston University

Design Assistant

Cultureshock Media