London’s trendy design consultancies have already been bombarding DW’s office with Christmas cards. But there’s not much evidence of the creative juices really flowing, with a relatively poor standard of Yuletide jokes and puns so far, when compared to recent years. And there has been a preponderance of dull colours. In short, they’re boring. Which makes it all the more embarrassing that the brightest card yet to hit the office is from an ad agency in Sutton Coldfield. All the staff at Wilson Associates dressed as Elvis Presley to deliver the message ‘Have a ‘King groovy Christmas.’
The online publication will explore a range of issues through a unique typographic system that aligns subject matter with specific fonts.
As the designer publishes his latest book, Drama, we talk to him about his childhood in the theatre, storytelling and the power of being “an outsider”.
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Universities and the Design Council condemn the proposals as “short-sighted” and uninformed by real statistics.