Strudel has created the identity for the Mind Awards 2009, which takes place today as part of Mind week, an initiative hosted by the mental health charity. Commissioned in January and briefed to produce something bold, inspiring, and relevant, Strudel’s design aims to move away from negative perceptions of mental health through its use of bright colours. The tagline featured here suggests the diversity of conditions.
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.
The British Dyslexia Association has put out guidelines that aim to encourage designers, businesses and teachers to consider those who struggle with reading and writing when making typeface, colour, spacing
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.