The former London home of celebrated composer George Frideric Handel, opened to the public on 8 November as the Handel House Museum. Working with director and curator Jacqueline Riding, designers John Ronayne and Isambard Thomas created display and graphic design elements respectively, and architectural work was undertaken by MRDA. Handel lived at 25 Brook Street, London W1 from 1723 until his death in 1759, and composed several works there.
Cheltenham-based consultancy ArthurSteenHorneAdamson (ASHA) worked with the children’s charity on a new logo, tone of voice and branded products.
It’s hard to write for brands without sounding forced, argues Rob Mitchell, co-founder at copywriting agency We All Need Words — most brands give up altogether and let the design
The exhibition includes banknotes baked in apple pie, dexterity tests for bank staff and a “Cold War calculator”.
The Curious Customs collection – created by London-based design studio NB – depicts traditions from cheese rolling to bog snorkelling.