Cult London record shop Black Market Records relaunches this week with a name change and rebrand by Red Design. After a cool 15 years, the store is set to become BM Soho, a progression carefully designed to appeal to loyal customers. ‘It was essential that the final logo look good not only in-store but as branding on merchandise such as record bags and T-shirts,’ says Paul Glancy, founder of Black Market Records.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.
A new research project by Thomas.Matthews and students from the RCA is aiming to “continue the conversation” about sustainability in the publishing industry.
D&AD has launched its eclectic branding for its annual festival and awards, taking place this week – we look at how it was co-designed by Hato and thousands of people