David Hillman and Amelia Gainsford of Pentagram have created graphics for the V&A’s spring exhibition, Modernism/ Designing a New World 1914-1939, which opens on 6 April. The work includes panel text, catalogues and gallery guide. It features a monochrome, red, blue and yellow colour palette, referencing Piet Mondrian’s Tableau I, Red, Black, Yellow and Blue. A Modernist style ‘m’ set against a red backdrop acts as the logo.
Speaking at this year’s D&AD Festival in London, the graphic designer talks about the weird and wonderful world of Wes, brutal 8am starts and why her job felt like “playing
Creative director Jenny Theolin has launched a new platform that will name studios which treat their junior employees well based on “positive” reviews, rather than a “black-list” that shames companies.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.