Aubrey Kurlansky Design has reworked the Parliament Choir’s visual marque, following a brief to play down the ‘stuffiness’ associated with Parliament. The portcullis symbol has been relegated to a mark of endorsement, while the refreshed logo becomes more prominent, says AKD creative director Aubrey Kurlansky.
A patent filed by the company reveals a mobile with thermal elements embedded into the screen, which would heat it up and fill any cracks if it became damaged.
The professional finance body has been given a new look by Smith & Milton, which includes a flat, line-drawn coat of arms, san-serif typeface and updated colour palette.
The museum and cultural hub in Shenzhen has announced it will open to the public in December, and will include a permanent gallery space curated by the V&A.
The 12th edition of the annual design festival takes place this coming March, and will see the likes of Gail Bichler and Chris Ware speak.