Applied Information Group has completed its branding and wayfinding brief for Vancouver’s transport system Trans Link. The signs, maps and network diagrams are being rolled out across the bus and train network, in time for the Winter Olympics, which the city is hosting this year. Trans Link is expecting user capacity to double across Greater Vancouver during the event, and AIG says it has attempted to reflect local culture in its branding and designs.
Kengo Kuma and Toyo Ito are among the 16 designers and architects to have produced work for an exhibition that explores the “relationship between dogs and their people”.
The branding for Critics’ Club – which places students from underrepresented backgrounds on art criticism courses – looks to appeal to this younger audience.
The pandemic has forced fashion off catwalks and out of stores – this is how designers are helping move something famously tactile into the virtual world.
Plastic Free July aims to draw awareness to the plastic crisis and one studio project focuses on a hard-to-swallow element of the problem.