Stuart Baron co-founded the former Davies Baron with David Davies. In 1992 the London consultancy was acquired by US group Diefenbach Elkins – then the identity arm of Interpublic Group. It now trades as FutureBrand UK, along with branding stablemate Coleman Planet, as IPG brings identity and branding together.
A new report from the Creative Industries Federation reveals that the main concerns around Brexit within the sector are around access to talent and skills, funding and trade, and copyright regulation.
The new Design Museum opens this month, and you can get your hands on an original Paul Rand monograph for the first time in 16 years.
The company has also revealed Surface Dial, an accessory which allows the user to adjust different features such as brightness.
The interiors, led by New Territory director Luke Miles, include a white lighting scheme centred around passenger wellbeing.
Our favourite Halloween effort is this kid-friendly idea by Technology Will Save Us to use four BBC Micro-bit chips to make a pumpkin that screams and flashes. You can find step-by-step instructions on how to hack a pumpkin in both the analogue and digital sense here.
As Trumpkin pumpkin carving takes hold this Halloween, #trumpkin, Alphabet Club has made this paper cut-out version, providing all the satirical seasonal fun without the need for potato peelers, knives and spoons. An encouraging message can be read while cutting – “You can be a scary, empty headed, orange skinned vegetable too”.
Having observed that the mumbles and heckles of MPs sound rather a lot like the moans of the undead, Blue Stag has made this interactive game to celebrate Halloween. You just have to listen carefully and identify whether the sounds you are hearing are those of a “lordie” or a zombie.
Neosbrand has designed the packaging for Blanc’s new strawberry flavoured gin, Lady Blanc. The packaging features bright coloured patterns against a backdrop of cerise pink.
Architectural practice Bureau de Change has designed an installation at Sto Werkstatt in London. Designed to evolve over time, Droplet comprises a three-dimensional surface made from 100 petal-like forms and 100 pendulums suspended above a grid formation. The installation is designed to be a nod to the industrial heritage of Clerkenwell.
Musician FKA Twigs has curated the second annual Veuve Clicquot Widow Series. Titled Rooms, the project is a hybrid of performance art, set design, theatre, costume and dance. It includes a 12-room installation, created by a group of 12 artists and designers, who have each based their design on a different zodiac sign. Creatives involved […]
Mr B & Friends has rebranded accommodation provider Victoria Hall Management Ltd. as Host. The agency has developed a new brand positioning, name, identity, brand guidelines and website. The new name and logo are designed to reference a functional idea: homes for students.
Block: 1 Design has designed the interiors for 26 Grains restaurant in Neal’s Yard, London. The Nordic-inspired concept includes a stripped back palette of several different woods, marble and rough rendered walls, reflecting the Scandinavian style dishes.