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.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.
Kempinski, which was founded in Berlin in 1897, is Europe’s oldest five-star hotel group, and has been given a new visual identity by Paris-based studio Work in Progress.
Founded in 1907, the Scouts was set up as an organisation to help young people develop life skills and now, it has a UK membership of 450,000 children and 115,000