Architect Rem Koolhaas’ latest book Content has been art directed by graphic design consultancy Andandand. Impressed by its magazine work, Koolhaas approached the group directly. Andandand founder Simon Brown says the aim was to ‘produce a book with the throwaway feel of a magazine’. Creating Content involved constantly revising the mock-up design. ‘It takes at least three editions to get the right editorial feel, we only had one,’ adds Brown. Content, released this month, is published by Taschen.
Curated by Sea Design, the exhibition focuses on the geometric identity created by consultancy Roundel, which was used on British Rail’s freight trains in the 1980s and 1990s.
Rethinking Urban Mobility has been conducted by companies including Arup and the London Transport Museum, and looks at the impact of developments in transport such as self-driving cars on cities
Last week, we wrote about a series of long-lost Suffragette posters used to fight for women’s right to vote and work in the early 20th century. Now, we ask designers
The graphics of clubbing has been celebrated in a new book by designer Rick Banks. Now, designers reflect on their favourite nightclub identities from over the decades.