David Gentleman’s 40-year collaboration with Royal Mail is celebrated in a new autobiographical book entitled Artwork. Gentleman reveals the truth behind the decision to drop his ‘politically unacceptable’ environment stamps and his determination, alongside the then Postmaster General Tony Benn, to remove the Queen’s head from stamps. Artwork will be published by Ebury on 3 October, priced £30.
The Independent Review of the Creative Industries has been conducted by Sir Peter Bazalgette, and looks to encourage the Government to invest more funding and training into the sector.
Portuguese consultancy Y&R Branding has designed the brightly coloured identity for the Nations League, which will see all 55 members of UEFA compete against each other.
Studio SomeOne has given the North London area a new visual identity, working with type foundry Colophon on a bespoke typeface.
The set of 10 books feature illustrations by UK and international designers depicting key scenes from each of the titles.