26 Treasures is a new anthology containing a collection of personal, emotive responses to treasures from four different national museums – the V&A in London, the National Library of Wales, the Ulster Museum, and the National Museum of Scotland. To celebrate the publication of this fascinating compliation, the Ulster Museum is hosting an evening of readings and conversations from six local contributors
NIDA created ‘The Design By Committee’ as a model of design thinking. This first report explains what happened at the initial workshop on 'transport' and makes a concrete case for the power of design thinking, demonstrating the economic and social benefits of design. Don't miss out on getting your hands on the first copies!
A half day clinic for creative businesses and designers featuring a practical workshop introducing the tendering process and an informative and inspiring talk with Mark Case director of Whitenoise studios on how to get started and make the most of Tender opportunities.
Read the event write-up. Gavin Strange is a jack of all trades; Senior Online Designer at Aardman Animations by Day and a designer going under the alias Jamfactory by night. Working in the field of Web & Graphics primarily but also dabbling in character design, photography and illustration.
The first Northern Ireland Creative & Cultural Skills Awards have been announced. These awards will celebrate the unsung heroes of the creative industries who continue to do amazing work investing in the next generation of talent.