Martina Calajová

Profile – Graphic Designer Martina Calajová


We talk good internships, inspiration and ambition with Czech graphic designer Martina Calajová… We first meet Martina Calajová in the offices of Smiling Wolf when she makes us a (great) cup of coffee,...

Artist of the Month: Matthew Storrow

Artist of the Month: Matthew Storrow


Our new Artist of the Month is fascinated by abandoned temples, old sea forts, printing, sci-fi, and Piranesi. What’s not to love?! The banner Matthew Storrow has created for us nods to all...

Artist of the Month: Jon Summers-Muir

Artist of the Month:
Jon Summers-Muir


We met latest Artist of the Month Jon Summers-Muir, and talked inspiration, the space race and vapid design blogs. Just don’t ask him about dream clients … Understandably perhaps, the majority of people...

Designival - James Jarvis

Designival – Reviewed


Graphic Designer Thom Isom on his experience of Designival, the North’s biggest and most comprehensive design showcase of the year… The morning kicked off with a design breakfast. What’s that, you ask? In...

Mexico '68 Lance Wyman

Designival – Previewed


Next week sees the arrival of Designival, a showcase for cutting-edge local talent and a chance to rub shoulders with some icons of design … Don’t let anybody tell you Liverpool has no...


Internet of Things Howduino


This weekend sees the arrival of the Internet of Things Howduino. What on earth’s that, you ask? Read on… Back in August, we showcased DoES Liverpool in our semi regular Studio Series feature....

Mann Island

In Defence of Mann Island


Since its inception, Mann Island has divided opinion, but was it really deserving of the Carbuncle Cup? Google Mann Island, and you don’t have to scroll too far down the first page of...


Call in to Cow&Co


A new shop has opened in Liverpool ONE and it’s making us suffer from a serious case of the stuff lust … Wander over the road from Salt House Tapas or Duke Street...

Felt-tip drawing robot, DoES Liverpool

Studio Series: DoES Liverpool


This week we visit Adrian McEwen at DoES Liverpool, a co-working space with a difference, tucked away on Hanover Street… Please describe your space. DoES Liverpool is a shared co-working space, workshop and...