McBride’s was asked to come up with something ‘truly different’ for Apicorp’s annual report. The Saudi Arabian investment corporation wanted an international and not immediately Arabic look, says McBride’s director Richard Hammerton. Mike Sheppard’s sculptures were shot from different angles and common elements appear on various pages. McBride’s, now known as McBride’s & Grandfield, was briefed through financial PR firm Phoburn Associates.
The independent music and arts festival based in Wales is in its 16th year, and celebrates its non-corporate ethos by commissioning a different illustrator annually to create its look and
The Association of Illustrators recently launched its #priceitright campaign, to encourage creatives to demand the right fees – the organisation shares its advice for freelancers.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.