Elmwood has created The Book of Truths for paper specialist GF Smith to promote its collection of papers, Verus. Verus means truth, hence the book. Elmwood asked people: ‘What one thing do you hold to be true in the world today?’ Answers include this from full-time mum Vicki Browne, aged 38, from India. ‘The one thing I know to be true about the world we live in today is that the process of nature is working eternally,’ Browne says. Try Diareze, love.
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.