Boa, the eight-month-old interior design and architecture practice set up by 1994 Royal College of Art graduates Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, has completed its first major project. The Crescent, a wine bar on London’s Fulham Road, is located in a former Chinese restaurant. The 70 000 facelift includes graphics by Sodano Aboud and furniture from Pallucco and by Philippe Starck. The client, wine shipper Domaine Direct, has now commissioned Boa to convert a warehouse into a wine storage area, offices and a tasting room.
The brand has been given a new look by Bulletproof, in a bid to make “luxury” chocolate more palatable for a contemporary audience.
Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell have worked on the new identity system, which has been designed to help the museum attract a broader new audience.
The company’s new identity has been designed by Studio Sutherl&, the consultancy behind Royal Mail’s Agatha Christie stamps from 2016.
Hancock, an MP for the Department for Culture, Digital, Media and Sport, has pledged to prioritise the protection of intellectual property and original ideas.