Design Intern at Snowboxx

GMD Diploma in Professional Studies student, Alexandra McCraken, has been selected to design for Snowboxx after a shortlisting challenge to work on MainStage Travel’s Winter Music Festival. The internship spans from November to April, with the Festival happening in March 2018 – an ideal opportunity for Alexandra’s year of professional practice. “Working within the music industry…

Student’s Zine Publication: Deptford, Amsterdam, Osaka

Hungry and Undervalued was GMD student Charlotte Joseph’s self-initiated project whilst out on the Diploma in Professional Studies. Charlotte is also a music journalist in her spare time and she produced this zine about undiscovered girl bands from her gig visits and interviews. “I wanted to create something to bring people of colour who enjoy participating…

D&AD Flipstik Success!

The second winners from the Design School at the D&AD awards this year were Charlie Boyden and Natasha Hicken who were recognised for their Hasbro game idea, Flipstik. FlipStik is a game that is as straight-forward as it is addictive – it has no rules, you can play it however you want, challenge yourself or your…

Connected by Design: R/GA

In February, second year DPS students presented Connected by Design to a team of creatives from R/GA at their offices in Hoxton, with the aim of honing their conceptual and presentation skills. In creative teams, students demonstrated how to connect people and spaces across the vast international creative organisation in many innovative ways. One team dressed up…

Collaboration with Erik Spiekermann

Tomas Clarkson has recently completed an internship with Erik Spiekermann during his DPS year in Berlin and was lucky enough to work closely on a project with Erik himself at p98a. p98a is an experimental letterpress workshop in Berlin Tiergarten, dedicated to letters, printing and paper. Erik and his friends are a group of multi-disciplined…

Scriptwriter Collaboration

A collaboration between Design School designers and illustrators and the Scriptwriting MA at LCC has resulted in an exhibition which will be seen by Clive Baillie (CEO of BLT Communications) which has envisioned and developed iconic images that celebrate domestic and international theatrical releases; including Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Maleficent, The Truman Show, The Grand Budapest…

Future Medina

LCC design students and alumni Alessia Arcuri, Konstantin Zhukov and DPS student Anikita Anand have created the graphics and a film for Future Medina at Tate Modern, a modern marketplace for energy and ideas. Audiences are encouraged to explore this interactive installation or take part in a series of workshops, music, talks, art-making and performance.…