No excuses for thinking fresh design graduates are wet behind the ears when it comes to ideas. This press ad created by Central St Martins final year graphics student Andrew Croasdale won a “pitch” set up by illustrious fashion designer Paul Smith to extol design’s virtues to British business, beating fellow students and a couple of design groups to the prize (a Paul Smith T-shirt, of course). The design groups? No less than Lewis Moberly and Saatchi & Saatchi Design.
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.