TV design specialist Red Pepper Film Company has created a seven-strong range of promotional packages for the launch of Network of the World, the world’s first fully converged TV and Internet broadcaster (DW 14 July). The promotions each reflect both the nature of one of Now.com’s five portals – Sport, Gamer, MP3TV, Earth and E-Mage – as well the overall variety of material to be broadcast. A combination of studio-based live-action sequences, graphics, animation and still-based sequences have been developed by the London consultancy, which has also been appointed to create a further series of promotional material.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.