Design Freedom and the Sea of Sameness

Originally written for Shillington Post 07—The International Issue, Shillington London teacher Hilary Archer discusses how designers can fight against Instagram trend-chasing in their work. In today’s design landscape new technology is bringing freedom to designers and unrestrained access to global design. However, this flexibility is proving to be a double-edged …

The Design Conference

Brisbane’s The Design Conference is back for 2019, and it’s a weekend you don’t want to miss. Early bird closes 28 February, so book now! From critically acclaimed strategists to the worlds most outrageous commercial artists, The Design Conference is curated to not only entertain, but to surprise. The Keynotes will …

The Society of Illustrators Exhibition: Book and Editorial

The Society of Illustrators is showcasing the work of illustrators with over 400 pieces created by illustrators, art directors and designers. The focus of this exhibition is on the book and editorial categories, including illustrations commissioned for use books, newspapers or magazines. Find out more The post The Society of Illustrators …

#FridayFive with Shillington’s Oli Stevenson

Inspiration can come from anywhere. So, on the first Friday of every month, we’re sharing some of our Shillington team’s favourite things from the past four weeks. This month, Marketing and Communications Assistant Oli Stevenson tells us what was on his radar in January. 1. To Follow: Lucy Ketchin To put it …

22 Shillington Student and Teacher Winners of 2018 American Graphic Design Awards

We’re so excited to announce that 15 Shillington graduates and 7 Shillington teachers were selected for the 2018 American Graphic Design Awards! Big applause for Shillington graduates—Alfred Cervantes, Ariana Louise Villegas, Brandon Lee, Forough Abadian, Jen Bishop, Jieli Wu, Judy DeMarco, Karla Lopez, Kelsey Chang, Kory Schulz, Kraitip Sivakrisku, Lana Mellis, Maruša …

Living with Buildings

This fascinating exhibition at Wellcome Collection explores how the buildings that surround us affect our physical and mental health. Explore the role colour can play in making us feel better, see a pioneering mobile clinic designed to provide adaptable healthcare in emergency situations and examine the history and continuing reality …