True North has created the poster campaign for the Imperial War Museum North’s first season of fine art exhibitions, which begins with Painting Caserta Red by artist Hughie O’Donoghue. True North’s challenge was to promote the museum as ‘a great place to see great art’, says creative director Ady Bibby. ‘The posters work on two […]
Cunningham Design has created a brochure for 14 leading London art galleries, aimed at encouraging more students to visit. The work presents the galleries as ‘cool’ destinations, around the central theme ‘art, culture, coffee, offers & more’.
Design House creative director of corporate communications Tim Webb-Jenkins left the consultancy last Friday to set up Linnett Webb Jenkins this week with former Addison colleague Sophie Linnett. ‘I’ve always intended to set out on my own,’ he says. Design House managing director Lavinia Culverhouse says, ‘We have been able to devolve responsibility, so at […]
Bonmarché, the 290-strong fashion chain aimed at older women, this week becomes the latest value retailer to upgrade its interiors format with a 260m2 store in Crewe, opening this Friday designed by Four IV.
This Way Up has designed the annual report for Victim Support in London, published at this week’s Labour Party conference.
A Bollywood-inspired children’s cartoon, which began life as a Digit side-project, will be pitched to major broadcasters including the BBC within the next fortnight, with a view to developing a pilot. Digit creative director and co-founder Daljit Singh has struck a joint venture deal with production company Tiger Aspect to turn the original Flash-animated idea […]
There will be a memorial service for George Grenfell-Baines, the founder of Building Design Partnership, on 4 November at 11am.
Nick Park won the first of three Oscars in 1990 with Creature Comforts, an exquisite five-minute animation in which vox pop interviews on mundane subjects such as housing, friendship and keeping warm in winter were related by a bizarre menagerie of plasticine animals. Now, after a gap of 13 years, Creature Comforts has been revived […]
C Eye is to revamp the visual communications language for The National Centre for Young People with Epilepsy.
Woodward & Co has revamped the packaging of Drambuie, the whisky liqueur, building on brand positioning work it carried out earlier this year.
The Paul Martin Design Company created the images attributed to Alan Fletcher in Design Week’s Hot 50 pull-out (DW 25 September). The two are collaborating on the Home/Work exhibition (see Week Ahead, page 36).
Pearlfisher has created the name and on-pack graphics for Absolut Vanilia, a vanilla-flavoured variant of the vodka brand. The group has had a strategic relationship with The Absolut Company for seven years.