People are very much the focus of The British Council’s new annual report, created by Leeds consultancy Elmwood. This is the first time the report has not been designed by the client’s in-house team. ‘Our brief was to communicate the impact of The British Council on people’s lives. We have used lots of different people from around the world and the images have been designed to show how they are affected by the client,’ says Elmwood director Tony Gamble. The council initiates cultural, scientific, technological and educational projects in 109 countries around the world.
A collaboration between Dept and Tribe Company, the 3D rendering of the Eurovision village will welcome visitors from all over the world.
The project looks to enable wheelchair users to navigate modern buildings more easily, and was inspired by care home residents moving around their facility.
The online publication will explore a range of issues through a unique typographic system that aligns subject matter with specific fonts.
As the designer publishes his latest book, Drama, we talk to him about his childhood in the theatre, storytelling and the power of being “an outsider”.