The Chelsea Harbour offices of Gyro have been celebrating a doubly historic new year, with the arrival of two new babies, one of whom was born exactly 40 seconds past midnight on 1 Jan 2000. Finley Purcell (pictured), son of creative director Jay, was officially Britain’s first millennium boy. Finley’s birth in Poole, Dorset, came a week after that of Rian Reynolds, born on Christmas Day to Gyro finance executive Jennifer Reynolds.
The visual refresh hopes to make the data-heavy environmental and energy resources magazine stand out from its competitors.
D&AD foundations director Paul Drake advises design graduates and those studying to make the most of the current spirit of “generosity” in the industry.
Highlighted shirts for the upcoming season feature graphics inspired by the teams’ cities as well as more sustainable manufacturing techniques.
The Mars Rover was launched at the end of July in the hope of confirming whether there has been past life on the red planet.