Welcome to the Nirvana weekly news round-up; a selection of the week’s most important and exciting stories, brought to you every Friday, from across the worlds of fashion, luxury retail, design and advertising – in short, all those elements that influence our world of Creative Production.
“This is Smith’s great legacy — making high fashion amenable to the common man, injecting colour and pattern and verve into their monochrome wardrobe. He introduced suiting to those who didn’t wear suits and pleasing, streamlined casualwear to stuffier dressers.” (Continue reading…)
“Yao says the bioLogic team is testing waterproof glues and other materials to make the fabric more durable, with an eye for it to be used at the Tokyo Summer Olympics in 2020.” (Continue reading…)
“Ito describes the process as “peer-to-peer” review. The goal, he says, is for ideas presented in the journal to morph and evolve and become interconnected over time.” (Continue reading…)
“The film, which is directed and produced by Levit and expected to be released in early 2017, features interviews with several leading figures from graphic design including Ellen Lupton, Malcolm Garrett, Tobias Frere-Jones, Ken Garland and Adrian Shaughnessy.” (Continue reading…)
“When at its most accomplished, simplified graphic design is so well considered and so well balanced, that it gives the impression that it was created with little effort. It just works.” (Continue reading…)