Available on 8 May is Ray Gun: Out of control, published by Booth-Clibborn Editions. The book is produced by the graphics magazine Ray Gun and celebrates the first 40 issues as well as tracing how the magazine’s design has evolved, with work by David Carson, Vaughan Oliver and Robert Hales. Priced 35.
The project, which centres around an updated “WB” shield, aims to lay the groundwork for the company’s future ahead of its centenary in 2023.
The updated international logo is a “true reflection of the Dutch mentality” and is central to a brand strategy based around openness, inventiveness and inclusivity.
The redesign aims to attract “new, younger and more culturally diverse audiences” to the 118-year-old magazine, while avoiding confusion with The Times newspaper.
Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries spans over 500 years of medical objects.