Opinion: Design education


Why we should talk to our neighbours

Design education faces some important decisions. To what extent should it be about the study of the…

Understand, visualise, survive

Understand, visualise, survive


Max Gadney argues that information design should be a compulsory part of every graphic design course


What did you do in the design studio today, daddy?

Visual culture

Graphic designers are convinced of the profession’s importance. Now they have to convince everyone else…


Mysterious absence at the cutting edge

Britain has many design stars and most of them are men. Yet very few young women want to be seen as…


The (layered) vision thing

If it has dotted lines, an arrow or two and it’s impossible to read, then it must be ‘postmodern’. Are…