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. The card will offer a concierge service, Air Miles insurance, and access to a range of luxury goods and services.
The BlackBerry Motion has ditched the brand’s signature keyboard and has a 14cm-wide touchscreen, with an Apple-style home button at the bottom.
Supple Studio has designed the copywriting company’s new branding, which incorporates quote marks in a mixture of classic and contemporary typefaces.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.