Paul West: Imagination
If Design Week covered all the summer design degree shows, there would be no room in the magazine for anything else from May to July. So, of all the shows, we maintain the Royal College of Art’s is the one to feature partly because of the institution’s postgraduate remit and the advanced, specialist nature of […]
Print and moving image specialists will explorethe relationship between people and their surroundings in the first Typo London graphic design conference, to be held in October, which will build on the premise that design and the creative process can help to link people and places. According to Tim Fendley of Applied Information Group, who hatched […]
Nick Foot Studio has designed the new Nang Records identity and house bag.
Kimpton Creative has designed a brochure and folder for Druce estate agents, based in Marylebone, London W1.
From London to Dubai to Bangalore, effective signage and identity designs are playing an important role in the success or failure of urban transport systems. Tom Banks casts an eye over some of the latest developments
As with the world of tailoring, off-the-peg designs and templates for digital and print publishing will always have an element of compromise about them, says Jim Davies
Architectural biscuits Photographer Gary Bryan has created a number of architectural structures using pink wafers, shortbread, chocolate and sugar cubes. Inspired doing a shoot for Green & Blacks, Bryan used the confectionery to create building blocks for his ’Bournville meets Bauhaus’ shots, using sugar cubes to create an industrial factory feel. Linder Sterling Livening up […]
Airside is creating a short film for Infoasaid, a consortium of Internews and the BBC World Service dedicated to improving communication in times of crisis. The consultancy took on the project after being asked by the organisation to participate in a three-way credentials pitch. Airside communications manager Anne Brassier says, ’The objective of the animation […]
Next Big Thing is creating a new brand identity for an established singer-songwriter from Germany to help her break into the British market. The London-based design consultancy was appointed to the work by German record label Fire and Music, whose brief asked for Next Big Thing to develop the brand identity of Susan Albers. While […]
D Studio has designed a new website for Charlton House, a Jacobean mansion in Greenwich which is now used as a wedding and conference venue. The group was approached to work on the website by Edward Schofield, who manages the venue, after D Studio was appointed last year to a separate project to create promotional […]
There is something horribly telling about Priestman Goode’s decision to open an office in China (see News, page 3). espite its global reputation, particularly in designing planes and iconic trains, the London consultancy says it has no UK clients. It brings home what has happened to British manufacturing in recent years. The focus by successive […]