“We believe not only that design is not art, but also it has nothing to do with it at all,” stated Touraj Saberivand, Logo Designer at DESIGN VAND. The Iranian agency instead focuses on solving problems and making designs that have an impressive aesthetic quality but, more importantly, communicate on their own. We spoke with Touraj at DESIGN VAND to learn more about design in Iran, how Iranian culture seeps into DESIGN VAND’s work, where they turn for inspiration, and much more.
Many things go into the running of a successful business, and the most important is an in-depth understanding of the purpose their packaging serves. Standard packaging is designed to protect its contents, provide information, and convey an idea of price range. But with luxury packaging, it’s a different story.
The anti-energy drink, a device that allows you to smell colors, hilarious color names created by AI, and more. Here's the design news you might have missed.
What's in your purse right now? Chances are you might be carrying around one or two of your favorite lipsticks. With an amazing array of lipstick choices in the beauty market right now, we decided to take a look at some of our favorite lipstick designs from over the years.
Galvanized by media, empowered by technology, emboldened by a plethora of information and wizened by increasingly more mature parents, children these days are entitled, opinionated and have a stronger sense of independence at an earlier age than ever before. One study showed that, by the time they start school, 70 per cent of children are already adept and confident at using devices such as tablets, smartphones or laptops*. In turn, they are informed, demanding—and want things instantly.