Leeds Metropolitan University student Adam Rix has won Yorkshire Student Designer of the year. Rix is the inaugural winner of Brahm Design’s Sh! Awards, launched to commemorate the life of young designer Stuart Hocknell who died of meningitis last year.
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.