Small Japanese Soldier has expressed the majority view of the Westlifes and Blues of this world with its V-sign logo for new boy band V. Well, sort of – it’s more of a Vulcan greeting, really. Not that the V boys get either reference. Taking a breather from the dance routine accompanying debut single Blood, Sweat and Tears, band member Mark burbled: ‘The logo is wicked. It’s all about the hand sign!’ Ah, bless. At least he’s unlikely to be allowed to write any lyrics.
The visual system created by SomeOne is based on movement patterns of birds gliding on thermal columns, which allow them to travel long distances with ease.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Rosy Greenlees OBE, executive director of the Crafts Council, looks at what will happen in furniture design over the next 12
Etienne Bardelli has created the graphics for a Chevrolet Impala and Volkswagen camper van, which move around the vast country collecting local people’s experiences to be shared online.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Katie Cadwallader, senior designer at Supple Studio, looks at what will happen in packaging design over the next 12 months.