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‘A Century of Change’

‘A Century of Change’

I discovered these wonderful murals and subsequently the story behind them by chance as I looked for somewhere to park in Stockton town centre. The murals caught my interest and after a quick google here is what I found… In 2005 artist Zak Newton who is responsible...

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Grand Opera House York

Grand Opera House York

Picto were appointed to design and implement new wayfinding at the Grand Opera House York, working directly with Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG), following our work at Stockton Globe.

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Q&A | The Steves

Q&A | The Steves

The Steves was a term first coined by our client at Northern Stage. Both our sign installers are called Steve and they often tackle projects as a team, which can get a bit confusing. Steve H studied Design for Industry, a year behind me at Northumbria Uni and keeps...

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Life Kitchen | Cookery School Launch Party

Life Kitchen | Cookery School Launch Party

Ryan Riley is an inspirational young man with a clear vision of what he wants. In the space of 18 months he turned the seed of an idea he put out on twitter into a multi-award winning enterprise. Through Life Kitchen Ryan and his team deliver free cookery classes for...

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#IMDDA | Ian

#IMDDA | Ian

International Masterclass on Dementia Care, Design and Ageing at the University of Stirling on 15th May 2019 In 2019 I attended the DSDC (Dementia Services Development Centre) event at the University of Stirling with the purpose of building on the knowledge I gained...

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