Nike has produced a book to promote its community-based projects across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The Community Report is designed by Manchester consultancy Love, which won the project following a credentials pitch in September 2004. The design was produced on a ‘small budget’ and uses photographs supplied by Nike field workers, alongside sports-related illustrations from inner-city children in Berlin, says Love creative director Dave Palmer. The book is targeted at non-governmental organisations, corporations, political bodies and the public. ‘Nike wants to talk about its community sports projects to fight back against a “no logo” image,’ says Palmer.
Research conducted into the diversity of the creative industries shows the sector on the whole to be hard to access for ethnic minorities, women and those from low-income backgrounds.
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Returning to East London’s Old Truman Brewery, this year’s D&AD Festival boasts a line-up of speakers that includes graphic designer Craig Oldham and Pentagram’s Naresh Ramchandani. Here, we pick out
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