Lippa Pearce an d Ben Kelly Design are collaborating on this year’s 100% Design show at London’s Earls Court Two. Lippa Pearce, which was appointed without a pitch, has replaced the ‘cube’ identity by NB Studios with a pared down marque in a silver upper-case typeface. The consultancy is also designing graphics, signage, posters, tickets and all marketing and promotional material. Ben Kelly has been re-appointed for the third consecutive year to design the entire show. ‘As an internationally renowned contemporary interiors show with a discerning audience, 100% Design is always a challenge,’ says Lippa Pearce creative director Harry Pearce. 100% Design runs from 27-30 September.
The new permanent displays are part of a year-long, Department for Transport led initiative to get more young people to study engineering.
This month, an exhibition opened showcasing 20 years of Penguin Essentials. Now, designers tell us about their favourite editions of books with illustrated covers.
Pentagram partner Michael Bierut has had a 40-year-career, which spans the ubiquitous Hillary Clinton US presidential campaign logo, Mastercard’s first rebrand in 20 years and the wayfinding for the New
Queens of Industry runs until 2019 at Leeds Industrial Museum, and tells the stories of working women who acted as industrial ambassadors for Britain throughout the 20th century.