We’re very pleased to bring you the celebrity ambush of the year (though who’s zooming whom, you may ask) – Callum Lumsden’s Dennis Pennis-style encounter with design’s My Little Pony himself, monsignor Laurence Llewellyn-Bowen. (Surely we must start calling him LLB, like the French refer to philosophic poseur Bernard Henri-Levy as BHL?) Not only does LLB look as if he’s been at the China White party pack, but Lumsden proves himself an uncanny impersonator of Keith Allen. The vindaloo’s on us, mate. Maximum respect.
Production company Noah Media Group is behind the opening titles, animations and on-screen graphics for this year’s World Cup – we speak to art director Kim Teddy about how traditional
London-based consultancy LoveGunn has created a series of type-based posters inspired by 20th century Russian Futurism and Constructivism for this year’s World Cup.
The WC2018 predictor lives as a website and Instagram feed, displaying a number up to 100 for each country that indicates how well it’s likely to perform in the tournament.
Glasgow-based studio Tangent has created the campaign imagery for this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival.