The latest Brit-flick is creating a visual pun on its title by launching a poster campaign at Piccadilly Circus Underground station. The film, called Circus, stars John Hannah, Eddie Izard, Brian Conley, and Famke Jannsen, and the posters were created by Empire Design. Shot at three locations, the images were put together on Brighton beach ‘to give the feel of a cool but quirky look at the Brighton underworld’, says Empire director Stephen Burdge. The designers were Paul Wilson and Kapo Leung. The film is due for release through Columbia Tristar on 5 May.
The graphics of clubbing has been celebrated in a new book by designer Rick Banks. Now, designers reflect on their favourite nightclub identities from over the decades.
Eureka! has created a new identity for Bristol Old Vic, which is based on its archive of typography and poster designs dating back to the 18th century.
Humphries Kirk has worked with the Design Business Association and its members for 30 years, helping design studios grow, transition and close when necessary, having recently assisted the sale of
Children’s book illustration student Viola Wang has scooped this year’s top prize, beating over 80 other entrants.