Steam, a cocktail bar and restaurant, is opening opposite London’s Paddington Station in April, designed by Simon McCarthy. It claims to ‘revive the forgotten romance of travel’ with Art Deco entrance steps that emit wisps of steam. The interior features dark red booths where cocktails and shots will be served and photography of different images of steam. The food is traditional British ‘with a twist’, such as sausages and mash and Lancashire hotpot. Sister bar to the Zeta bar in London’s Hilton Hotel, Steam opens in mid-April.
Music has created a new look that aims to unify the brand, using a monochrome colour palette and a bracket framing device derived from the existing logo that lets imagery
As part of our series on design in 2019, Miraphora Mina, co-founder at design studio MinaLima, looks at what will happen in graphic design over the next 12 months.
Michael Johnson, founder at studio Johnson Banks, discusses whether the new branding, which drops the Mastercard name and keeps only its two overlapping red and yellow circles, will work better
The Pentagram partner created the identities of both Fantastic Beasts films, as well as the overarching brand for the Wizarding World, which encompasses the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts franchises.