London’s new seasons of chamber music and piano recitals at the Royal Festival Hall are being publicised with a joint poster and leaflet designed by the South Bank Centre’s in-house design team. The SBC Design Studio was briefed to appeal to infrequent attendees of classical music events at the RFH who attend orchestral gatherings but rarely see a chamber concert. The designers sought to make the events appear accessible to everyone through a contemporary design. A photograph by Spencer Rowell fits the bill.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.
A new research project by Thomas.Matthews and students from the RCA is aiming to “continue the conversation” about sustainability in the publishing industry.
D&AD has launched its eclectic branding for its annual festival and awards, taking place this week – we look at how it was co-designed by Hato and thousands of people