27 March 2008

M&C Saatchi exalts brand consultancy

M&C Saatchi’s chief executive David Kershaw says brand consultancy is poised to flourish as a high-margin business over the coming years and will be a key plank of the marketing services mix.

Stoned Pony

Shoreditch gets Stoned Pony club

A new £1.3m club and restaurant in London’s Shoreditch opens in April, with interiors designed by Yanik Allard Archi tecture and Design. Branding for The Stoned Pony, in Curtain Road, EC2, is by The Partners. The intention is for the venue to be distinct from other drinking venues in the East End when it opens […]

Beda president Michael Thomson

Beda lobbies Europe to fund design

The Bureau of European Design Associations is lobbying the European Commission to encourage European Union member states to invest a percentage of their annual GDP in design.Convincing Europe to unlock more design investment was one of the issues discussed at Beda’s annual general assembly held last Saturday at the Architecture Museum in Ljubljana, Slovenia.‘If you […]

Caulder Moore

Caulder Moore creates boutique restaurant

Surrey’s Bingham hotel is putting the finishing touches to a two-year refurbishment programme, unveiling a redesigned restaurant, bar and reception area by design consultancy Caulder Moore.The privately owned boutique hotel in Richmond appointed Caulder Moore in October last year, following a three-way creative pitch.Bingham proprietor Samantha Trinder says, ‘The redesign was prompted partly by our […]

Once More, With Feeling: Recent Photography from Colombia

News in Pictures

A new exhibition, Once More, With Feeling: Recent Photography from Colombia, opens at the Photographers’ Gallery in London later this month. It runs from 18 April until 15 June at 5 & 8 Great Newport Street, W1.

rug designs for Arzu

News in picture

Zaha Hadid and Thomas Schoos have created rug designs for Arzu, in aid of Afghani women

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Jaywing creates branding for cultural initiative Hull 2017

Consultancy Jaywing has created the place branding for Hull 2017, the initiative marking the northern city’s status as UK City of Culture. The logo is an “H” shape constructed out of a series of geometric lines, used against a colourful palette of purple, green, yellow, blue and pink. Gavin Shore, creative director at Jaywing, says […]