Newly-formed consultancy Philosophy has discovered a novel marketing method which aims to bring out the philosopher in all of us. It has issued blank flyers to all its contacts in the industry, including potential clients, to gather information for its database. To add some fun, these pose the question loved by deep thinkers everywhere: ‘what is philosophy?’. The responses range from the incomprehensible to the inspired – our favourite is ‘it’s an anagram of holy hippos’. Philosophy will feature the cream of the crop on its website: www.philosophydesign.com.
The past weekend saw the return of NASA’s well-loved wordmark, after nearly three decades of retirement – to celebrate, publishing outfit Standards Manual have launched a new book.
As the weather gets warmer and lockdown continues, it’s another month of digital events for the design community, from virtual V&A tours to pub sign crawls.
More details have been finalised for the “tapering” of the Government’s furlough scheme, and a further (final) payment has been scheduled for self-employed workers.
Design studio SomeOne has designed the visual identity for Ocean Saver, a cleaning product that uses dissolvable pods to avoid waste.