Design group Acrobatix has created the new look for the relaunched HMV Classics CD range. The first 50 of the 150 titles were launched this week. Acrobatix won the project after a paid creative pitch against Bill Smith Studio and Tangerine. The St Albans group now hopes to extend its work into other music areas and current projects include CD packaging for EMI and identity work for dance labels. Chris Greenhough acted as the project’s creative director and Mark Thornicroft was the senior designer.
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Ex-Design Council CEO John Mathers and creative director Bill Wallsgrove have co-founded a branding consultancy, which will look to improve the creative image and strategy of charities to help them
Jones Knowles Ritchie has rebranded the charity — which helps young people from disadvantaged backgrounds get into their dream careers — with a playful, animated “o” symbol that “climbs the
Alan Bishop, former CEO at the Southbank Centre, has replaced Kampfner as head of the independent organisation, with a view to look for another chief in the long-term.