Polydor has commissioned Root to create the artwork for 16-year-old singer/songwriter Amy Studt’s debut album, False Smiles, which is due for release on 23 June. The consultancy has also designed a press and media book introducing Studt, and packaging and sleeve design for her debut singles, Just a Little Girl and Misfit. The album cover […]
Sara Manuelli samples the mix of Italian cuisine and contemporary design that’s now on offer in the heart of British Establishment
Ireland’s two main Government-backed financial services institutions have cashed in on identities by Enterprise IG Dublin. The work comes as they aim to clarify their roles in the eyes of consumers and opinion formers. The Central Bank and Irish Financial Services Regulatory Authority are linked but separate bodies – the latter coming into being to […]
Richard Clayton asks why Continuing Professional Development – an issue D&AD recently decided to raise – hasn’t been picked up sooner by the design industry
Hoop Associates has created the marque for Platform for Art, the public art programme for London Underground. The work will be applied to leaflets, posters, signage and banners.
The Royal Air Force is undergoing a major repositioning exercise likely to end in a re-evaluation of the organisation’s brand, Design Week can exclusively reveal. Working with the Central Office of Information Communications, the RAF is seeking to clarify perceptions of its brand among young people as it bids to drive up recruitment levels. According […]
Richard Clayton settles down with his popcorn to find out how cinema brands are differentiating themselves in an effort to create the ultimate experience
I am an avid follower of Design Week – especially its design pulse readings in among news and views. But I was dismayed to read two pieces that once again confirm my concern with the slow pace of change in design education. Colum Lowe writes: ‘When I left college I didn’t have the skills to […]
Lateral has redrafted the website for Faber & Faber, which goes live tomorrow, as the esteemed book publisher encourages highbrow bibliophiles to browse on-line.
Gad Giladi of Giladi Associates in Brussels has been elected president of the European Lighting Designers’ Association.
Nick Ramshaw, former Pure Design business development director, has been appointed chief executive of Elmwood Scotland.
Williams Murray Hamm gives the next British Design & Art Direction President’s Lecture on 26 June at 7.15pm. Tickets are £10 for D&AD members and £15 for non-members.