London consultancy Still Waters Run Deep is celebrating its tenth birthday with a new brand identity, and managing and creative director Anita Brightley-Hodges has taken the opportunity to leave behind her cumbersome job title in favour of something a touch more lighthearted. ‘We are very creative-led,’ says Brightley-Hodges – that’s a new one – ‘and my new business card is a great ice-breaker.’
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we
This year’s week-long celebration of design will see installations by Kellenberger-White, Studio Frith and Waugh Thistleton Architects, plus a refined, “playful” visual identity by Pentagram’s Domenic Lippa.
Weird World Cup is a project that sees 20 illustrators create humorous artworks, which will be sold online to raise money for education charity Football Beyond Borders.