25 November 2004

Vox Pop

Chelsea Football Club last week unveiled its new logo, created by Blue Dog Design. In light of this, do you think a team’s crest is sacrosanct and steeped in tradition, or should clubs regularly refresh their identity?

Coutts unveils super-premium card

Following the launch of the ultra-exclusive American Express black Centurion Card, designed by Alexander McQueen (DW 27 May), Coutts is unveiling a new super-premium card, Coutts World, created by British menswear designer Ozwald Boateng. The project was ‘an engaging new design challenge’ and ‘communicates a new modernity and supreme elegance’ for the brand, says Boateng. […]

Bluedoor creates Rhiannon identity

Huddersfield design consultancy Bluedoor has created the identity for Rhiannon, a clothing range that will be launched by Huddersfield University fashion graduate Rhiannon Phillips in January. The group also designed tags, suit covers and point-of-sale material.

L&Co brands Diil

L&Co has branded Diil, a value mobile phone network launching in Estonia. The consultancy worked alongside brand strategy group Vivaldi Partners to produce a ‘radical and alternative’ identity based on the ironic notion that there was ‘no money left for design and advertising’.

Call for entries

Entries to the 2004/5 Consort Royal Student Design Awards for graphic design students should be submitted by 31 January. Info: 01604 443541 Contact: 2004/5 Consort Royal Student Design Awards, CF&P, 4 Kings Park Road, Southampton SO15 2AS.

IPC Media appoint Bennett Interior Design

Bennett Interior Design has been appointed to design a 4.2ha headquarters for IPC Media, based in London’s Southwark. IPC Media purchased the Allies & Morrison-designed building from development group Land Securities.

All of Us creates interactive ‘window’ at Virgin Megastore

Digital design consultancy All of Us has created an interactive ‘window’ at Virgin Megastore on London’s Piccadilly, to promote the PlayStation game The Getaway: Black Monday, produced by Sony Computer Entertainment. The window contains 16 CCTV monitors, which show sequenced footage from live security cameras positioned around London. By touching various infra-red hotspots on an […]

Landesign to bring lost city of Petra back to life

Landesign has unveiled the preliminary concepts for a major design and architecture project at the historical city of Petra in Jordan (pictured below). Working in collaboration with Edward Cullinan Architects and local architect Bitar Consultants, Landesign has produced designs for Petra Gateway, a visitor complex commissioned by Jordan’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities that will […]

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