Trinity Fry’s cover for Flower Innovations won the Francis Minns/Wynkyn de Worde Society Award for best young book designer of the year. Fry is senior designer at Struik Publishers in Cape Town, South Africa. The award is organised by the British Printing Industries Federation, which also presented the Redwood Books Award to Historical Britain, designed by Michael Mitchell. The criteria were excellent design combined with good value for money.
Applications are open for the Digital Collaboration Fund, which will seek to support international projects between creatives in the UK and other countries.
Controlled by an app, RGKit Play is a modular kit of Meccano-like motors that aim to take designers beyond “linear motion” for their content.
As the American election reaches its final stages, designers dissect both campaigns’ use of graphics, branding and digital strategy.
Some of this month’s most inspiring projects offer escapism, while others are a reaction to the everchanging political landscape we find ourselves in.