The reissue of Barcelona Plates – written by Alexei Sayle – under the Sceptre 21 publishing imprint, has won the book cover illustration category at the Victoria & Albert Museum awards. Illustrated by Paul Bower and designed in-house by Mark Read, the book was part of a design project recently completed at the art department of parent company Hodder & Stoughton.
This week the Royal Mail began trialing a new postbox, heralding the first major design change in its 160-year history, prompting us to look at how it has developed.
We speak to Kelly Mackenzie, founding director at White Bear Studio, about new initiative SHAPE, how hard it is to break into the industry without connections, and the need to
AGL works with high-profile people such as Kate Middleton and David Cameron to boost their public-speaking and communication skills – its new identity looks to celebrate the beauty of grammar
The app, which allows users to write notes on a smartphone or computer in many different forms, has been given a refined visual identity focused on an updated elephant symbol,