London design group Baber Smith has employed a rural image for the front cover of its latest annual report and accounts project, developed for client Hiscox, an insurance underwriter. The consultancy was briefed to portray the ‘unique personality’ of Hiscox, which aims to stand out from the crowd of its competitors. Photographer Barry Lewis was commissioned to create images for the report, published last week.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.